big-box

[ big-boks ]
/ ˈbɪgˈbɒks /

adjective

pertaining to or noting a very large retail store that does a high volume of business and usually has low prices: Big-box retailers claim that they create jobs and boost tax revenue.

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Origin of big-box

First recorded in 1990–95

OTHER WORDS FROM big-box

big box, noun
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