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Recent Examples on the Web If demand for tickets exceeds supply, fans will be selected at random to participate in the public sale. Ella Torres, ABC News, "Ticket information released for Kobe Bryant, Gianna Bryant memorial," 15 Feb. 2020 The shoes are being released for public sale on Sunday, February 16. Colin Beresford, Car and Driver, "What Are Those Huge ATVs Handing Out Kanye West's Yeezy QNTM Shoes?," 14 Feb. 2020 General-public sales for other 2020 home matches starts on Monday, Jan. 20. Pat Brennan,, "Tickets to FC Cincinnati's 2020 home opener go on sale tomorrow. Here's how to buy them.," 14 Jan. 2020 Pre-sale begins tomorrow, Oct. 17 at 10 a.m. local time, while the public sale is slated for Friday, Oct. 18 at 10 a.m. local time. Heran Mamo, Billboard, "Agnez Mo Is Taking 'Diamonds' Across North America in Headlining Shows," 16 Oct. 2019 Members of Kelly’s fan club will have access to presale tickets tomorrow, Oct. 22 at 10 a.m. local time, and the general public sale will begin Friday, Oct. 25 at 10 a.m. local time. Heran Mamo, Billboard, "Tori Kelly Announces Inspired By True Events Tour: See the Dates," 21 Oct. 2019 Users will get access to Swift concert tickets three days ahead of the public sale on October 17. Lisa Respers France, CNN, "Taylor Swift announces 2020 tour with only 2 US stops," 17 Sep. 2019 Ticket information will be coming soon on Swift’s website,, with Verified Fan Presale set to begin on Oct. 14 at 4 p.m. local time, and Oct. 17. at 4 p.m. for general public sale. Jordan Runtagh,, "Taylor Swift Prepares to Take Lover on the Road as She Announces 2020 Festival and Stadium Dates," 17 Sep. 2019 The free public sales exhibition opens at KBR Tower, 601 Jefferson, Houston 77002, Jan. 16 and ends March 13, 2020. Staff Report, Houston Chronicle, "Assistance League of Houston hosts annual Celebrates Texas Art 2020," 16 Sep. 2019

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First Known Use of public sale

1641, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of public sale was in 1641

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6 Mar 2020

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“Public sale.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 30 Mar. 2020.

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