shopping mall


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In addition to Walmart, the company also has BrainOS powered floor cleaners running in airports, shopping malls and other locations. San Diego Union-Tribune, "Brain Corp., maker of robot janitors for Walmart, moving into European market," 1 July 2019 The first stage of the ban will apply to some 8,000 government offices, schools, department stores, shopping malls, and fast-food chains for people dining in. Isabella Steger, Quartz, "Taiwan, the home of bubble tea, prepares for its plastic straw ban," 27 June 2019 Public places like trains, airplanes, shopping malls and cinemas are all out of bounds for the 7-year-old. Nina Dos Santos, CNN, "Why this 7-year-old can't go anywhere near unvaccinated children," 26 June 2019 There had been frequent visits to shopping malls and supermarkets. David Szalay, Harper's magazine, "Something True," 24 June 2019 In announcing Kenner’s first full-scale Mardi Gras season parade in a generation, city officials on Wednesday (June 12) presented a 4¼-mile route starting at The Esplanade shopping mall and ending at the Pontchartrain Center. Drew Broach,, "Here’s the Mardi Gras season parade route in Kenner - and the first krewe that will roll on it," 12 June 2019 Real-estate investment trusts—shares of companies that own office towers, hotels, shopping malls and other commercial properties—offer investors exposure to businesses that are geared toward the domestic market. Esther Fung, WSJ, "Real-Estate Stocks in High Demand as Trade Battle Brews," 21 May 2019 Beneath every building seems to be a shopping mall and food court. James Whitlow Delano, National Geographic, "Here’s your ultimate Tokyo itinerary," 25 Apr. 2019 Today’s consumer expects more than retail from their shopping mall. Dan Mcgowan,, "Providence Place: With 150 stores, it’s trying to figure out what’s next in a rocky retail climate," 11 June 2019

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First Known Use of shopping mall

1950, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of shopping mall was in 1950

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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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