shopping center


a group of stores within a single architectural plan, supplying most of the basic shopping needs, especially in suburban areas.

Origin of shopping center

First recorded in 1935–40 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Related Words for shopping center

arcade, plaza, mall, bazaar, emporium, fair, market, marketplace, mart, piazza, agora, galleria

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