a pedestrian area containing shops, restaurants, etc, forming a single architectural unit and usually providing car-parking facilities
- Shopping therapy
noun See retail therapy
noun, Patent Law. 1. the right of an employer to use an employee’s invention without compensating the employee for the use, in cases where the invention was made at the place of and during the hours of employment.
adjective 1. worn, faded, tarnished, etc, from being displayed in a shop or store US word shopworn 2. no longer new or fresh
noun 1. a unionized employee elected to represent a shop, department, or the like, in dealings with an employer. shop steward noun 1. a coworker elected by trade union members to represent them in discussions and negotiations with the management