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retail

noun [U]  /ˈri·teɪl/ us  
the activity of selling goods to the public, usually in small amounts, for their own use

retail

verb [I/T]  /ˈri·teɪl/ us  
to sell goods to the public, usually in small amounts, for their own use: [T] Country Miss makes and retails sportswear. [I] The software retails for $69.
retailer
noun [C]  /ˈri·teɪ·lər/ us  
If you bought it there, you can’t take it back to another retailer.
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