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off-license

or off-li·cence

[awf-lahy-suh ns, of-]British
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noun
  1. a license permitting the sale of sealed bottles of alcoholic beverages to be taken away from the premises by the purchaser.
  2. a store having such a license.
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adjective
  1. having such a license.
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Origin of off-license

First recorded in 1890–95
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