On sale

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Definition

(an article) on sale: (a product) whose price has been lowered or reduced
idiom

a sale: a temporary reduction or lowering of many prices in a shop
noun

to sell: to offer a product in exchange for money, (the opposite of 'to buy')
verb

Examples

  • "Studies show that the current 'traffic light' labelling system - red, amber and green labels representing the amounts of salt, sugar, and fat - for foods on sale in supermarkets is reasonably common, but not effective enough in reducing obesity."

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