Pronunciation: (sāl), [key]
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. for sale, offered to be sold; made available to purchasers.
8. on sale, able to be bought at reduced prices.
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