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mart

a market or trading centre
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They were straitened on one side by the rivalry of the Hudson's Bay Company; then they had no good post on the Pacific where they could receive supplies by sea for their establishments beyond the mountains; nor, if they had one, could they ship their furs thence to China, that great mart for peltries; the Chinese trade being comprised in the monopoly of the East India Company.
Harrison & Hetherington, which is based in Carlisle, operates a number of marts in Cumbria, County Durham, Northumberland and the Scottish Borders.
AN auction mart in Northumberland is to get improved facilities under plans submitted for planning permission this week.
Giga Information Group, a global information technology advisory firm, suggests that most data marts are silos--islands of information.
Farmers who sell stock at the mart could instead consign stock to Hexham, Barnard Castle, or Darlington auction marts.