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outsell

verb [T]     /ˌaʊtˈsel/ (outsold, outsold) COMMERCE
if a brand or product outsells another, it is bought in larger quantities than the other brand or product : Last spring , horticultural stock ( plants ) outsold manufactured goods ( tools , sheds , and chemicals ) by 57% to 46%. Analogue radios are now outsold by digital radios by 30 to 1.
to sell more products than a competitor : Airbus was outsold by its arch-rival Boeing in 2006 for the first time in five years .
(Definition of outsell verb from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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