99 cent stores - definition of 99 cent stores by The Free Dictionary
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1. A retail store that carries a large variety of usually inexpensive merchandise.
2. A convenience store.
a retail store with a wide variety of low-priced articles, as a five-and-ten.
References in periodicals archive
This order was awarded to the company's wholly-owned subsidiary, Green Hygienics Inc from 99 Cent Stores
, a discount retailer headquartered in Commerce, California.
For the same reason that I like other closeout operations -- and better yet, 99 cent stores
-- I love walking through the doors of Odd Jobs and thinking that I can afford nearly every item in the store.
But stand-alone 99 cent stores
aren't the only single-price outlets going for the cold.
For the past 30-40 years, the area has seen discount houses; 99 cent stores
and dirty coffee shops.