sale: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (sāl), [key]
— n.
  1. the act of selling.
  2. a quantity sold.
  3. opportunity to sell; demand: slow sale.
  4. a special disposal of goods, as at reduced prices.
  5. transfer of property for money or credit.
  6. an auction.
  7. offered to be sold; made available to purchasers.
  8. able to be bought at reduced prices.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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