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job lot

noun
1.
a large, often assorted quantity of goods sold or handled as a single transaction.
2.
a miscellaneous quantity; a quantity of odds and ends.
Origin of job lot
1850-1855
1850-55
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  • His whole soul rose in arms against agreeing with that ill-bred little cur, and the rest of this job-lot.

    Five Tales John Galsworthy
  • Parties desiring to buy a job-lot of garden tools, will do well to call and examine my stock.

    Remarks Bill Nye
British Dictionary definitions for job-lot

job lot

noun
1.
a miscellaneous collection of articles sold as a lot
2.
a collection of cheap or trivial items
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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