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rummage salenoun [C]

uk   us   mainly US (UK usually jumble sale)
a ​sale of a ​mixedcollection of things that ​people no ​longerwant, ​especially in ​order to make ​money for an ​organization
(Definition of rummage sale from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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rummage salenoun [C]

 us   /ˈrʌm·ɪdʒ ˌseɪl/
a sale of used ​clothing, ​books, ​toys, etc.
(Definition of rummage sale from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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