Definition of shopping center
: a group of retail stores and service establishments usually with ample parking facilities and usually designed to serve a community or neighborhood —called also shopping plaza
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SHOPPING CENTER Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of shopping center for English Language Learners
: a group of shops or stores in one area
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