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closeout

[klohz-out] /ˈkloʊzˌaʊt/
noun
1.
a sale on all goods in liquidating a business.
2.
a sale on goods of a type that will no longer be carried by the store.
3.
an article of merchandise offered for sale at a closeout.
Origin
1920-1925
1920-25; noun use of verb phrase close out
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Examples for closeout
  • Those are the choices surfers have when they can't scratch over huge closeout waves.
  • The follow-up copy of the closeout notice must include the same closeout date as the original notice.

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