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op-shop

n
informal Austral and NZ short for opportunity shop
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Dodie, Coco and Enron are joined by two street kids, Taxi and Jones, and travel to Sydney with Jesus dressed in cool op-shop gear to deliver Him.
Volunteer your time to recycle electrical appliances donated for re-sale at a local op-shop. Over the last four years I've tagged and tested over 2000 electrical and electronic items.
'We are having a "meet and greet" at the local bowling club and an op-shop themed ball at the RSL,' said Sue.
The effect, while not at all nostalgic, nevertheless carries connotations of the outmoded and is visually paralleled by the thrift-store (in Australian, "op-shop") look of his Dieter Roth--like amalgam of shelved equipment 0, 16, 33, 45, 78, 2004, a sculpture occasionally activated as a performance platform.