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consignment

noun [C/U]  us   /kənˈsɑɪn·mənt/
the act of sending goods to a business that ordered them: [C] The last consignment of dresses was shipped yesterday. If goods are on consignment, the person or company that has them pays for them only after selling them.
Translations of “consignment”
in Chinese (Traditional) 托運的貨物…
in Russian груз, партия товаров…
in Turkish gönderilen/sevkedilen mallar…
in Chinese (Simplified) 托运的货物…
in Polish dostawa…
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