bazaar
noun Etymology: Persian bāzār Date: 1612 1. a market (as in the Middle East) consisting of rows of shops or stalls selling miscellaneous goods 2. a. a place for the sale of goods b. department store 3. a fair for the sale of articles especially for charitable purposes

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