super market

supermarket

[soo-per-mahr-kit]
noun
1.
a large retail market that sells food and other household goods and that is usually operated on a self-service basis.
2.
any business or company offering an unusually wide range of goods or services: a financial supermarket that sells stocks, bonds, insurance, and real estate.

Origin:
1920–25, Americanism; super- + market

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supermarket (ˈsuːpəˌmɑːkɪt)
 
n
a large self-service store retailing food and household supplies

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supermarket
1933, Amer.Eng., from super- + market. The 1933 reference is in an article that says the stores themselves began to open around 1931.
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