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[ee-tuh-ree] /ˈi tə ri/

noun, plural eateries. Informal.
a restaurant or other commercial establishment serving food.
noun (pl) -eries (-ərɪz)
(informal) a restaurant or eating house

“restaurant,” 1901; see eat + -ery.


A restaurant (1900+)


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