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sell

verb
 
/sel/ ( past tense and past participle sold)
A2 to give something to someone who gives you money for it
~を売る, 売却する
He sold his guitar for £50. I sold my bike to Claire.
A2 to offer something for people to buy
~を販売する
Excuse me, do you sell newspapers?
(Definition of sell from the Cambridge English-Japanese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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