food court

noun
|Updated on: 13 Jul 2018

Definition of food court

: an area within a building (such as a shopping mall) set apart for food concessions

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First Known Use of food court

1979

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Definition of food court for English Language Learners

  • : an area within a building (such as a shopping mall) where there are many small restaurants that share a large area of tables for their customers


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