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  • v. To sell or dispose of (something) with the intent to deceive; to attempt to pass off a counterfeit or inferior product as genuine.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v.
  • transitive v.

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

  • v. sell as genuine, sell with the intention to deceive

Etymologies

Palming” an object (as in a playing card) is a type of sleight of hand, secretly removing the desired article and leaving only the undesired one. (Wiktionary)

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