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shop

noun A place where a thing is produced and/or displayed and sold.

verb To peruse or purchase wares from an emporium or enterprise.

shop

See Sweatshop, Workshop.
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In fact, the focus group is a device intent on giving the air of activity and vitality, whereas clearly it is as big a talk shop as the New Labour cabinet itself.
Since Nick never ate lunch, Agnew had Chuck bring jogging clothes to WPAFB and they could talk shop at noon, any time Chuck had some new ideas.
CEOs who previously interfaced with their contemporaries on golf courses and tennis courts would now talk shop in corporate sweat lodges in the Superstition Mountains of Arizona.
Attendees can talk shop with vendors, make new business contacts, and enter to win big prizes.