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Definition of: auction

(ôkshən) noun
1. A public sale of property in which the price offered for individual items is increased by bids, until the highest bidder becomes the purchaser.
2. The bidding in bridge.
3. Auction bridge (see under BRIDGE2).
v.t. To sell by or at auction.
—to auction off
To sell by or at auction.
[<L auctio, -onis an increase, a public sale (with increasing bids) <augere increase]

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"auction" has the frequency of use of 0.0012% on city-data.com forum

"auction" has the frequency of use of 0.001% on en.wikipedia.org.

Phrases starting with the letter: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

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