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country store

noun
1.
a general store, especially in a rural or resort area.
Origin
1735-1745
1735-45, Americanism
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Examples from the web for country store
  • There are nine homes and a small country store, plus several farm businesses.
  • And, of course, you sit in his tiny country store with a loaf of white bread and big bottles of strawberry soda to eat it.
  • He dropped out of school after sixth grade and got a position working in a country store for five dollars a month.
  • The property has a country store, two playgrounds, a game room and a picnic pavilion.
  • There's a restaurant on the premises, along with a country store for your convenience.

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