job lot

a large, often assorted quantity of goods sold or handled as a single transaction.
a miscellaneous quantity; a quantity of odds and ends.

1850–55 Unabridged
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job lot
1.  a miscellaneous collection of articles sold as a lot
2.  a collection of cheap or trivial items

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Example sentences
Job lot paper contains a defect which the intended customer would find objectionable.
All he possessed besides a job lot of old clothes on his back was twenty cents wot th or postage stamps, badly glued together.
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