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sales

noun
 
 
/seɪlz/
AMOUNT SOLD B2 [plural] the number of items sold: Our sales have doubled this year.Buying and selling in general
PART OF COMPANY [U] the part of a company that deals with selling things: I used to work in sales. a sales department People who sell thingsTraders, merchants and entrepreneurs
(Definition of sales from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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