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selling

[ sel-ing ]
/ ˈsɛl ɪŋ /
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adjective
of or relating to a sale or sales: the selling price of oranges.
engaged in selling: two selling offices in New York.
readily salable; in strong demand (often used in combination): This is our fastest-selling model.
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Origin of selling

First recorded in 1765–75; sell1 + -ing2

OTHER WORDS FROM selling

non·sell·ing, adjective
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