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sell·off

 (sĕl′ôf′, -ŏf′)
n.
A period of widespread selling in a securities market, causing a sharp decline in prices.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.selloff - a sale of a relatively large number of assets (stocks or bonds or commodities) at a low price typically done to dispose of them rather than as normal trade
cut-rate sale, sales event, sale - an occasion (usually brief) for buying at specially reduced prices; "they held a sale to reduce their inventory"; "I got some great bargains at their annual sale"
Translations

selloff

[ˈselɒf] N (Econ) → liquidación f, venta f; [of public company] → privatización f
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