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The sale of wine reached $9 million at Christie’s with fewer than half the lots sold.
I offered him half, but he got greedy and wanted the lot.
I’ve just finished typing one lot of letters.
Miss Wilkinson was never satisfied with her lot in life.
Once he had thrown in his lot with the rebels, there was no going back.
This is the American English definition of lot. View British English definition of lot.
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