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English definition of “sales force”

sales force

noun [C]     WORKPLACE, COMMERCE, MARKETING
a group of employees whose job is to sell their company's products or services , especially by visiting or phoning customers and possible customers : build/control/manage a sales force It is impossible to manage a sales force without a tight control over the sales force turnover rate . a dynamic sales force a direct sales force
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