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addaword.gifdefinition of dark store

noun
a shop or warehouse which is only used by staff and not by customers and is intended for storing goods for purchase online
Sainsbury’s dark store, in Bromley-by-Bow, east London, will create 375 jobs.
Submitted from United Kingdom on 21/10/2013 13:12:00
Definition of dark store from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online

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