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To buy and sell things

deal in

to buy and sell something

trade

verb

to buy or sell goods or services

barter

verb

to exchange goods or services for other goods or services instead of using money

deal with

to buy goods or services from someone, or to sell them to someone

handle

verb

to buy and sell goods, especially illegally

fence

verb

to buy or sell stolen property

receive

verb

to deliberately accept or buy stolen goods, usually in order to sell them

deal

verb

to buy and sell illegal drugs

trade

verb

to buy or sell shares in companies

remainder

verb

to sell a book for less than its usual price because not many people have bought it

kabaddi

a game in which two teams of seven players take turns to chase and try to touch players on the opposing team

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