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1wholesale/ˈhoʊlˌseɪl/noun
1wholesale
/ˈhoʊlˌseɪl/
noun
Learner's definition of WHOLESALE  
[noncount]
: the business of selling things in large amounts to other businesses rather than to individual customers
— compare retail
2wholesale/ˈhoʊlˌseɪl/adjective
2wholesale
/ˈhoʊlˌseɪl/
adjective
Learner's definition of WHOLESALE  
: relating to the business of selling things in large amounts to other businesses rather than to individual customers
: affecting large numbers of people or things

— wholesale

adverb
3wholesale/ˈhoʊlˌseɪl/verb
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3wholesale
/ˈhoʊlˌseɪl/
verb
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Learner's definition of WHOLESALE  
[+ object]  : to sell (things) to other businesses rather than to individual customers
[no object]  : to be sold to other businesses for a specified price — usually + at or for
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