shopping mall


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There are hundreds of businesses here, including modern multi-level shopping malls, historic shops, theaters, and hotels. Adrienne Faurote, Marie Claire, "The Instagram Guide to Shanghai, China," 5 Apr. 2019 Muzak piped into elevators and shopping malls seems almost quaint, now that televisions and video screens are everywhere—in waiting rooms, restaurants and taxis—and every stroll down a store aisle is accompanied by a pop soundtrack. Christine Rosen, WSJ, "‘Silence’ Review: The Rest Is Noise," 25 Mar. 2019 In 2013, former US Representative Gabrielle Giffords, seriously wounded in a 2011 shooting at a Tucson, Ariz., shopping mall, received the 2013 Profile in Courage award at the John F. Kennedy Library in Boston., "This day in history," 5 May 2018 For many years, the car shows hosted by the National Charity League, or NCL, were an opportunity to dress up, socialize and admire the new model cars on display at a local shopping mall. Katherine Yamada,, "Verdugo Views: National Charity League’s car shows were a sight to behold," 3 May 2018 Marshall released two 10-second clips from surveillance cameras at the shopping mall. Kim Chandler, The Seattle Times, "Officer won’t face charges in Alabama mall shooting," 5 Feb. 2019 The nonprofit will team with the shopping mall to bring nearly two dozen rescue groups and shelters with hundreds of adoptable dogs, some cats and even parrots to the fourth annual Dog Days of Summer MEGA Adoption Event. Karen Pearlman,, "Rescue event for animals at Grossmont Center coming soon," 25 June 2018 Putin flew to Kemerovo earlier on Tuesday and visited the makeshift memorial to the victims outside the shopping mall. Nataliya Vasilyeva,, "Thousands in Russian city rally after shopping mall fire," 27 Mar. 2018 The suspect appeared to be visible in video taken of a sheriff's car sitting near a shopping mall about a mile from the school. Kathleen Joyce, Fox News, "Suspect detained in connection to shooting reported at California high school," 11 May 2018

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1950, in the meaning defined above

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English Language Learners Definition of shopping mall

chiefly US : a large building or group of buildings containing many different stores

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