variety store

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variety store

n.
1. A retail store that carries a large variety of usually inexpensive merchandise.
2. A convenience store.

vari′ety store`


n.
a retail store with a wide variety of low-priced articles, as a five-and-ten.
[1760–70, Amer.]
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Dollar stores are continuing to win shoppers from other retail channels, with no letup in sight, according to new research from ACNielsen U.S.
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Dollar stores used to be a channel licensors and licensees spoke about only in whispers.
Dollar stores got a big boost in the early 1990s, about the time that Woolworth's, McCrory's, and the other variety chains began their demise.