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shopping precinct

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
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shopping precinctˈshopping ˌprecinct noun [countable] British English  BBTAREAan area in a town where there are a lot of shops and where cars are not allowed
Examples from the Corpus
shopping precinctJames was found dead beside a railway line in Liverpool after disappearing from a shopping precinct in Bootle last month.The life of a new shopping precinct may be no more than twenty years.In the burnt-out shopping precinct past the Beni Tourstravel shop, there is a coffee shop with blue barstools.The two-year-old disappeared 11 days ago from Bootle's Strand shopping precinct.The shopping precinct is full of teenagers gathered in small clusters, smoking, gossiping, laughing, scuffling.
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