presell

presell

[pree-sel]
verb (used with object), presold, preselling.
to sell in advance, as before manufacture or construction: to presell a planned house.

Origin:
1945–50; pre- + sell1

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presell (priːˈsɛl)
 
vb , -sells, -selling, -sold
1.  to promote (a product, entertainment, etc) with publicity in advance of its appearance
2.  to prepare (the public) for a product, entertainment, etc, with advance publicity
3.  to agree a sale of (a product) before it is available
4.  to sell (a book) before its publication date

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