factory store


factory store
ˈfactory shop 7 [factory shop] (BrE) (also ˈfactory store, ˈfactory outlet NAmE, BrE) noun
a shop/store in which goods are sold directly by the company that produces them at a cheaper price than normal
See also: ↑factory store

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