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sales, plural;
  1. The exchange of a commodity for money; the action of selling something
    • - we withdrew it from sale
    • - the sale has fallen through
  2. A quantity or amount sold
    • - price cuts failed to boost sales
  3. The activity or business of selling products
    • - director of sales and marketing
  4. An event for the rapid disposal of goods at reduced prices for a period, esp. at the end of a season
    • - a clearance sale
  5. A public or charitable event at which goods are sold

  6. A public auction

  1. a particular instance of selling; "he has just made his first sale"; "they had to complete the sale before the banks closed"
  2. the general activity of selling; "they tried to boost sales"; "laws limit the sale of handguns"
  3. an occasion (usually brief) for buying at specially reduced prices; "they held a sale to reduce their inventory"; "I got some great bargains at their annual sale"
  4. the state of being purchasable; offered or exhibited for selling; "you'll find vitamin C for sale at most pharmacies"; "the new line of cars will soon be on sale"
  5. an agreement (or contract) in which property is transferred from the seller (vendor) to the buyer (vendee) for a fixed price in money (paid or agreed to be paid by the buyer); "the salesman faxed the sales agreement to his home office"
  6. gross sales: income (at invoice values) received for goods and services over some given period of time
  7. BOC Aviation, formerly named Singapore Aircraft Leasing Enterprise (SALE), is a company engaged in Commercial Aircraft Sales and Leasing, with headquarters in Singapore and offices in the UK and the United States. ...
  8. Salé (Amazigh: ⵙⵍⴰ Sla, سلا; from the Berber word ⴰⵙⵍⴰ asla, meaning "rock") is the twin city to Rabat, capital of Morocco. Today it is home to just over 900,000 people, mostly impoverished factory workers. ...
  9. Shali (Шали́; Шәле|Şäle, pronounced) is a village (selo) in Pestrechinsky District of the Republic of Tatarstan, Russia, situated south of Pestretsy, the administrative center of the district.
  10. Sale is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Alessandria in the Italian region Piedmont, located about 90 km east of Turin and about 15 km northeast of Alessandria. As of 31 December 2004, it had a population of 4,253 and an area of 44.7 km². ...
  11. Sale (names, initials and dates unknown) was an English amateur cricketer who made 5 known appearances in major cricket matches from 1791 to 1793.
  12. Sale is a attractive cathedral city in the Australian state of Victoria, in the Shire of Wellington. It has a population (2006) of around 13,336, the population having decreased in recent decades. Sale is an emerging regional city with the prospect of population growth happening in a few years.
  13. An exchange of goods or services for currency or credit; A particular opportunity for a sale; The sale of goods at reduced prices; The act of putting up for auction to the highest bidder
  14. (sales) The activities involved in selling goods or services; Revenues
  15. (Sales) The amount of kilowatt-hours sold in a given period of time; usually grouped by classes of service, such as residential, commercial, industrial, and other. Other sales include public street and highway lighting, other sales to public authorities and railways, and interdepartmental sales.
  16. (Sales) The process of turning a prospect into a paying client. First you must propose by asking for the sale, then you enter into a formal agreement where you are partners – for better or worse. Also known as the marriage.
  17. (Sales) Revenue generated from the sale of products and services.
  18. (sales) The dollar amount of products or services sold.
  19. (Sales) exchanging goods or services for money. Most people understand sales already, but the timing of sales is important. ...
  20. (SALES) Also called gross revenue. A measurement of all billings for the period for products or services, which can be expected to result in collections soon.
  22. (SALES) If the Customer purchases the goods or services and pays by cash, cheque, electronic funds transfer, credit card or receives the goods or services in redemption of any voucher or rewards programme, then these terms shall also apply.
  23. (SALES) Our top quality alpacas come with the following:
  24. (SALES) Satellite radio investors tend to look simply at sales. Auto sales are important, but for SIRI investors, it is only part of the equation. By example, In May 2010 33% of the cars sold were brands that Sirius XM counts as a subscriber at the time of sale. ...
  25. (SALES) Whenever someone spends money with you, it’s considered a sale. Often you’ll hear direct marketers talk about “growing your sales and profits” and in that sense, ‘sales’ is another word for ‘revenue’ or total sales. ...