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box store

noun
1.
a retail store that sells a limited assortment of basic grocery items, often, as at a warehouse, displayed in their original cartons in order to lower costs and prices.
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  • They're hoping that once you've filled up you'll pull around to their supermarket or big box store and do some more shopping.
  • There was no such thing as a supermarket or big-box store back then.
  • If you have a car, buy groceries and gas at a big box store farther into town rather than paying a premium near your hotel.
  • We'll also take trips to forage for food, venturing beyond the supermarket and big box store in search of the real thing.
  • The definition or perhaps the description of a big-box store can be better understood through its product category.
  • No need to drive to a big-box store and stand in line.

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