showrooming


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showrooming

(ˈʃəʊˌruːmɪŋ; -ˌrʊmɪŋ)
n
(Commerce) the practice of looking at an item of merchandise in a shop, often using a smartphone app to compare its price elsewhere, before buying it from an online distributor
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