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MARKET PLACE

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An area where public markets are held, often a town square or a widened street.

Related Terms

Term Note
MARKET CROSS A cross found in a market place.
MARKET STANCE An area in a market place set aside for the erection of a market stall.
TRON A pillar or post to which a beam could be attached, for use either as a public weighing balance or as a pillory for the punishment of petty criminals.

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