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see shopping centershopping center,
a concentration of retail, service, and entertainment enterprises designed to serve the surrounding region. The modern shopping center differs from its antecedents—bazaars and marketplaces—in that the shops are usually amalgamated into one
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mall

1. A public plaza, walk, or system of walks, often set with trees and designed for pedestrian use.
3. A heavy wood mallet; a maul.

maul, mall

maul
1. A heavy, wooden mallet. 2.See beetle.
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mall

1. a shaded avenue, esp one that is open to the public
2. short for shopping mall
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mall

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A collection of World-Wide Web documents featuring commercial products and services, usually served by one particualr Internet access provider.
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But there are two main barriers before the next F&B showstopper enters a major league shopping mall. For starters, much like banks will disburse more loans to people with assets, it is very common for regional malls to give preference to brands that are already successful in other major malls.
In recent years, we have witnessed more development in construction of shopping malls across the country.
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While merchants in the new shopping malls are full with work, merchants in the old shopping malls just switch leaseholders, and most of them are empty.
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Data from the local real estate research company Eva Gayrimenkul showed on Monday that growth in the number of newly built shopping malls slowed in the first nine months of this year.