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fire sale

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishfire saleˈfire sale noun [countable]  CHEAPa sale of goods at a lower price because they have been slightly damaged by a fire, or of goods that cannot be stored because of a fire
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fire saleThe fire sale was cynical stuff, all right.
From Longman Business Dictionaryfire saleˈfire sale (also fire-sale) [countable]COMMERCE an occasion when someone sells something at a very low price because they need the money very quicklyBankruptcy could lead to a fire sale, with creditors receiving a smaller dividend.Stores have resorted to fire sale tactics this month because they have more inventory than they want. sale
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