supermarket definition by Webster's New World
Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio. Used by arrangement with John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
a large, self-service, retail food store or market, often one of a chain
supermarket definition by American Heritage Dictionary
The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
A large self-service retail market that sells food and household goods.
supermarket - Business Definition
A retailer offering a large variety of food items, including canned and boxed goods, meats, dairy products, and fruits and vegetables. Many supermarkets offer related products, such as health and beauty aids, magazines, and small household products.