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presell

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verb pre·sell \(ˌ)prē-ˈsel\

Definition of presell

presoldplay \-ˈsōld\preselling

  1. transitive verb
  2. 1 :  to precondition (as a customer) for subsequent purchase or create advance demand for (as a product) especially through marketing strategies

  3. 2 :  to sell in advance <raised money to publish the book by preselling film rights>




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