What type of shop is "pawn shop"?
A "pawn shop" is a shop where people give the shop an item they own, and the shop loans them some money based on the value of the item. If the person who gave the pawn shop the item does not pay back the pawn shop the loan they received, then the pawn shop keeps the item and sells it. Common items in American pawn shops are guitars, guns, tools, and jewelry.
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