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addaword.gifdefinition of mis-selling

noun
the act of selling something (especially a financial product) to someone who doesn't need it
Thousands of Britons who bought property in Cyprus with Swiss franc mortgages are being urged to submit claims for mis-selling, ahead of a deadline at the end of the year.
Submitted from United Kingdom on 30/12/2013 18:57:00
Definition of mis-selling from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online

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used with other nouns to describe the unexpected and often unwanted effects of a particular situation or trend

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