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  • n. The practice of selling items or stock which one does not currently possess.

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

  • n. sale of securities or commodity futures not owned by the seller (who hopes to buy them back later at a lower price)


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