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auctioneer

[awk-shuh-neer] /ˌɔk ʃəˈnɪər/
noun
1.
a person who conducts sales by auction.
verb (used with object)
2.
to auction (something).
Origin of auctioneer
1700-1710
1700-10; auction + -eer
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auctioneer

/ˌɔːkʃəˈnɪə/
noun
1.
a person who conducts an auction by announcing the lots and controlling the bidding
verb
2.
(transitive) to sell by auction
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Word Origin and History for auctioneer

1708 as a noun; 1733 as a verb; see auction + -eer.

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