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merchandize

[noun mur-chuh n-dahyz, -dahys; verb mur-chuh n-dahyz] /noun ˈmɜr tʃənˌdaɪz, -ˌdaɪs; verb ˈmɜr tʃənˌdaɪz/
noun, verb (used with or without object), merchandized, merchandizing.
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n.

late 14c., "goods, commodities," from present participle of merchandize. Meaning "trade, commerce" is from mid-15c. That of "promotion of goods for sale" is from 1922.

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