Definitions

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  • n. a firm that conducts auctions

Etymologies

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Examples

  • Brancusi’s auction house was shut, although it was not yet one o’clock in New York, and offered a voice message service.

    The Beekeeper's Apprentice

  • Brancusi was one of three partners in (as Kate found, making a detour to the website of the firm name given on the signature of the e-mail) a small but prestigious auction house based in New York.

    The Beekeeper's Apprentice

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