retail has definitions from the field of business
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[ noun ] (business) the selling of goods to consumers; usually in small quantities and not for resale

Used in print

(John R. Sargent, "Where To Aim Your Planning for Bigger...)

We have already witnessed great changes through mergers and acquisitions in the food industry - at both the manufacturing and retail ends .

Related terms

wholesale selling

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[ verb ] (business) sell at the retail level

Examples

"These gems retail at thousands of dollars each"

Used in print

(Joseph E. Choate, "The American Boating Scene"...)

It is a simple task to haul a boat fifty or one_hundred miles to a lake or reservoir on the new , light , strong , easy-to-operate trailers which are_built to accommodate almost any kind_of small_boat and retail from $ 100 to $ 2000 .

Related terms

sell commerce retailing

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[ adjective ] selling or related to selling direct to the consumer

Examples

"retail trade" "retail business" "retail price"

Used in print

(Robert A. Futterman, The Future of Our Cities....)

Moreover , the cost of operations is always high in any new store , as the conservative bankers who act_as controllers for retail giants are beginning to discover .

Related terms

wholesale

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[ adverb ] at a retail price

Examples

"I'll sell it to you retail only"

Related terms

wholesale

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[ verb ] (business) sell on the retail market
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