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saleroom

[ seyl-room, -room ]
/ ˈseɪlˌrum, -ˌrʊm /
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noun
Chiefly British. salesroom (def. 2).
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How to use saleroom in a sentence

  • Some years later, when the elderly collector died, this volume came to the saleroom with the rest of his books.

  • Some further instalments occurred at another saleroom a few months later; and perhaps there is yet more to come.

    The Book-Collector|William Carew Hazlitt

British Dictionary definitions for saleroom

saleroom
/ (ˈseɪlˌruːm, -ˌrʊm) /

noun
mainly British a room where objects are displayed for sale, esp by auction
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