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post exchange

noun, U.S. Army.
1.
a retail store on an army installation that sells goods and services to military personnel and their dependents and to certain authorized civilian personnel.
Abbreviation: PX.
Origin
1890-1895
1890-95
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British Dictionary definitions for post ex-change

post exchange

noun
1.
(US) a government-subsidized shop operated mainly for military personnel PX
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