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restaurant

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restaurant

noun res·tau·rant \ˈres-tə-ˌränt, -tränt also -t(ə-)rənt, -tərnt\

: a place where you can buy and eat a meal

Full Definition of RESTAURANT

:  a business establishment where meals or refreshments may be purchased

Examples of RESTAURANT

  1. <when we get sick of cooking dinner at home, we like to go out to eat at a nice restaurant>

Origin of RESTAURANT

French, from present participle of restaurer to restore, from Latin restaurare
First Known Use: 1819

Other Business Terms

amortize, caveat emptor, clearinghouse, divest, due diligence, emolument, green-collar, marque, overhead, perquisite

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