tuck shop

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tuck shop

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tuckshop

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(Cookery) chiefly Brit a shop, esp one in or near a school, where food such as cakes and sweets are sold
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Noun1.tuck shop - a candy store in Great Britaintuck shop - a candy store in Great Britain  
candy store, confectionary, confectionery - a confectioner's shop
Britain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland - a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom
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Translations

tuck shop

n (Brit) → Bonbonladen m
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

tuck shop

n (Brit) (Scol) (old) → negozio di pasticceria (in o vicino ad una scuola)
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
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The passionate entrepreneur's extensive base of customers also comprises more than 15 general dealers and about 50 tuckshops which he supplies every day, and said he is confident of always meeting their demands and expectations.
Although the Army has built excellent local markets, it is a positive sign to see so many small 'tuckshops', scrap metal and building materials depots, tyre repairers, and other small businesses along the roadside.
The policy review revealed that the KwaZulu-Natal Department of Education Draft National School Nutrition Programme Policy [16] had guidelines for school vendors and tuckshops. However, findings in this study suggest that this has not been translated into practice.
According to a statement issued here Thursday, he said the department has planned to construct three stateoftheart picnic spots in Malam Jabba, hotel, skiing track and an international standard chairlift, parks, kids play area and tuckshops.
Lisa Smith is helping schools to launch healthy tuckshops after taking on the Tyneside and Wearside franchise for Fruit to Suit.
Among them, children have pupils regularly taken part in litter picks, many schools have only Fair-trade tuckshops and school travel plans have been introduced to encourage pupils to walk, cycle or car share to school.
School tuckshops have swapped famous brand names for Delight and Bubble bars to raise pupil's awareness of international trade issues.
This research was a joint initiative between the Queensland Association of School Tuckshops and the Heart Foundation (Qld) and was funded by the Commonwealth Department of Health and Ageing through the National Child Nutrition Program.