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chain store in Trade topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishchain storeˈchain store, chainstore /ˈtʃeɪnstɔː $ -stɔːr/ noun [countable]  BBTSHOP/STOREone of a group of shops, all of which are owned by one organization syn chain
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chain storeThis desire in the commercial sector to create a solid, established identity reflects the rise of the chain store.The chain store piloted a 13-week part-time secondment programme in which five employees spent hours working with five voluntary organisations.Separate from these groups was the large mass of youth whose clothes were chain store versions of traditional styles.