the last date on which perishable food should be sold, usually established with some allowance for home storage under refrigeration.
Compare shelf life.
past one’s / its sell-by date, Informal. past one’s or its prime; past the period of greatest vigor, success, etc.:
an aging actress, well past her sell-by date.
noun 1. a person who sells; salesperson or vender. 2. an article considered with reference to its sales: one of the poorest sellers. noun, adjective, pronoun, Scot. 1. self. noun 1. a person who sells 2. an article to be sold: this item is always a good seller 3. short for selling race noun 1. […]
noun 1. a person who sells; salesperson or vender. 2. an article considered with reference to its sales: one of the poorest sellers. noun 1. Peter. 1925–80, English radio, stage, and film actor and comedian: noted for his gift of precise vocal mimicry, esp in The Goon Show (with Spike Milligan and Harry Secombe; BBC […]
- Sellers screw thread
noun 1. a thread form in a system of standard sizes proposed by Sellers in 1884 and later accepted as standard in the USA, having a 60° flank angle with a flat top and foot
adjective 1. of or relating to a sale or sales: the selling price of oranges. 2. engaged in selling: two selling offices in New York. 3. readily salable; in strong demand (often used in combination): This is our fastest-selling model. verb (used with object), sold, selling. 1. to transfer (goods) to or render (services) for […]
noun 1. a brief, abrupt decline in stock prices that is succeeded by a rally.