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verb parcel pronunciation in American English /ˈpɑrs(ə)l/
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present tense
I/you/we/theyparcel
he/she/itparcels
present participleparceling or parcelling
past tenseparceled or parcelled
past participleparceled or parcelled
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phrasal verbs

parcel off

[transitive]
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present tense
I/you/we/theyparcel off
he/she/itparcels off
present participleparcelling off or parceling off
past tenseparcelled off or parceled off
past participleparcelled off or parceled off
to divide something into smaller parts that are easier to sell

They’re parceling off most of the company’s assets.

parcel out

[transitive]
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present tense
I/you/we/theyparcel out
he/she/itparcels out
present participleparcelling out or parceling out
past tenseparcelled out or parceled out
past participleparcelled out or parceled out

parcel up

[transitive]
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present tense
I/you/we/theyparcel up
he/she/itparcels up
present participleparcelling up or parceling up
past tenseparcelled up or parceled up
past participleparcelled up or parceled up
British
to prepare something for sending by mail by wrapping it in paper or putting it in a box or special envelope
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spectacles; boiled sweets, candy; soft aniseed-flavoured jelly sweets coated with blue and pink sugar sprinkles

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