supercenter

noun

su·​per·​cen·​ter ˈsü-pər-ˌsen-tər How to pronounce supercenter (audio)
: a very large discount department store that also sells a complete line of grocery merchandise

Examples of supercenter in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web In 2019, the company unveiled this latest initiative, with the launch of these mini supercenters of care that offered medical and dental appointments, plus X-rays and lab work, all under the same roof. Marco Quiroz-Gutierrez, Fortune, 2 July 2024 Walmart has 32 supercenters, eight neighborhood markets and seven Sam’s Clubs in the Charlotte region, and over 62,000 employees in North Carolina. Catherine Muccigrosso, Charlotte Observer, 25 June 2024 Warehouse clubs, supercenters and other general merchandise retailers added 5,000 jobs. Vicki M. Young, Sourcing Journal, 5 July 2024 Walmart controls more than 21% of the region’s grocery sales through its namesake supercenters and its Sam’s Club subsidiary. Jolene Almendarez, The Enquirer, 1 July 2024 See all Example Sentences for supercenter 

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Word History

First Known Use

1977, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of supercenter was in 1977

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“Supercenter.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/supercenter. Accessed 13 Jul. 2024.

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