dealership
noun Date: 1916 an authorized sales agency <
an automobile dealership
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New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • dealership — n. an automobile (AE) dealership * * * [ diːləʃɪp] an automobile (AE) dealership …   Combinatory dictionary

  • dealership — UK [ˈdiːlə(r)ʃɪp] / US [ˈdɪlərˌʃɪp] noun [countable] Word forms dealership : singular dealership plural dealerships business a business that sells the products of a particular company, especially cars …   English dictionary

  • dealership — /dee leuhr ship /, n. 1. authorization to sell a commodity: He got the dealership for the area after a long investigation into his credit status. 2. a sales agency or distributor having such authorization. [1915 20; DEALER + SHIP] * * * …   Universalium

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  • dealership — [ˈdiːləʃɪp] noun [C] a business that sells the products of a particular company a Fiat dealership[/ex] …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

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