Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A franchise to sell specified items in a certain area.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A place that sells items, especially cars.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a business established or operated under an authorization to sell or distribute a company's goods or services in a particular area

Etymologies

From dealer +‎ -ship. (Wiktionary)

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