- authorization to sell a commodity: He got the dealership for the area after a long investigation into his credit status.
- a sales agency or distributor having such authorization.
Origin of dealership
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Examples from the Web for dealership
The dealership called the Hercules team “right then and there,” Pedro Sr. said.
He had the vehicles moved to the curb outside the dealership.
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Pat Roberts' car bears the insignia of a Chrysler dealership in Maryland.
“I can build a custom motorcycle from scratch, can weld, and worked as a lube guy at a GM dealership,” Dustykatt says.Inside the Bizarre World of ‘Bronies,’ Adult Male Fans of ‘My Little Pony’
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The single solid basis of his success was his thorough knowledge of cattle—his proficiency in dealership.Hodge and His Masters
Word Origin and History for dealership
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