anti-shoplifting

adjective
an·​ti-shop·​lift·​ing | \ ˌan-tē-ˈshäp-ˌlif-tiŋ, ˌan-tī- How to pronounce anti-shoplifting (audio) \
variants: or less commonly antishoplifting

Definition of anti-shoplifting

: serving to prevent or discourage shoplifting an anti-shoplifting system attached anti-shoplifting tags to the merchandise in the store

First Known Use of anti-shoplifting

1920, in the meaning defined above

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“Anti-shoplifting.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/anti-shoplifting. Accessed 16 Jan. 2021.

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