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store·front

 (stôr′frŭnt′)
n.
1. The side of a store or shop facing a street.
2. A room or suite of rooms in a commercial building at street level: a political office in a storefront.
adj.
1. Of, relating to, or being that side of a store facing a street: storefront window boxes.
2. Operating in a room or suite of rooms in a commercial building at street level: a storefront lawyer.

storefront

(ˈstɔːˌfrʌnt)
n
1. (Commerce) the outside part of a shop facing onto the street, including the door and windows
2. (Commerce)
a. a small shop or office opening onto the street
b. (as modifier): a tiny storefront office.

store•front

(ˈstɔrˌfrʌnt, ˈstoʊr-)

n.
1. the side of a store facing a street, usu. containing display windows.
2. a room or establishment at street level with frontage on a street or thoroughfare.
adj.
3. of or located in a storefront: a storefront community center.
[1935–40]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.storefront - the front side of a store facing the streetstorefront - the front side of a store facing the street; usually contains display windows
display window, shop window, shopwindow, show window - a window of a store facing onto the street; used to display merchandise for sale in the store
front - the side that is seen or that goes first
shop, store - a mercantile establishment for the retail sale of goods or services; "he bought it at a shop on Cape Cod"
Translations

storefront

[ˈstɔːfrʌnt] N (US) → escaparate m

storefront

[ˌstɔːˈfrʌnt] n (Am) → facciata di negozio
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