trading post noun
: a place (such as a store, a town, or a fort) that is far from other towns and is used as a center for buying, selling, and trading goods and services
: a station of a trader or trading company established in a sparsely settled region where trade in products of local origin (as furs) is carried on
Examples of TRADING POST
- The French set up a trading post on the coast.
- The town was first established as a trading post.
First Known Use of TRADING POST
Rhymes with TRADING POST
, command post
, Holy Ghost
, listening post
, parcel post
, staging post
, whipping post
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