Auctionary
Auctionary Auc"tion*a*ry, a. [L. auctionarius.] Of or pertaining to an auction or an auctioneer. [R.] [1913 Webster]

With auctionary hammer in thy hand. --Dryden. [1913 Webster]


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  • auctionary — aucˈtionary adjective • • • Main Entry: ↑auction …   Useful english dictionary

  • auction — auctionable, adj. auctionary, adj. /awk sheuhn/, n. 1. Also called public sale. a publicly held sale at which property or goods are sold to the highest bidder. 2. Cards. a. See auction bridge. b. (in bridge or certain other games) the competitive …   Universalium

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