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newsagent

[nooz-ey-juh nt, nyooz-] /ˈnuzˌeɪ dʒənt, ˈnyuz-/
noun, Chiefly British
Origin
1850-1855
1850-55; news + agent
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  • Then imagine checking out a few other shops before popping into a newsagent, where you start flicking through a newspaper.
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newsagent

/ˈnjuːzˌeɪdʒənt/
noun
1.
a shopkeeper who sells newspapers, stationery, etc
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