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classified ad

noun [C] uk   ( also classified, US also want ad) us  
a small advertisement that you put in a newspaper or a magazine, usually because you want to sell or buy something or to find or offer a job
Translations of “classified ad”
in Chinese (Traditional) (報刊上的)分類廣告…
in Russian объявление в газете…
in Turkish küçük ilanlar…
in Chinese (Simplified) (报刊上的)分类广告…
in Polish ogłoszenie drobne…
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