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verb [intransitive/transitive] showroom pronunciation in British English /ˈʃəʊruːm/
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present tense
present participleshowrooming
past tenseshowroomed
past participleshowroomed

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  1. to go to a conventional store to look at a product before buying it online for a cheaper price
    75% of shoppers showroomed before buying.
    They went back to the store they showroomed.

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 showroom pronunciation in British English noun [uncountable]
The emergence of mobile commerce will embed showrooming into shopping habits.


a course of study which is much shorter than a university course and focuses on the skills you need for a job, especially computer-related skills

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an ancient Roman system of underfloor heating, used to heat houses with hot air; from the Latin 'hypocaustum'

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