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sell

v. to transfer possession and ownership goods or other property for money or something of equivalent value. (See: sale)

sell

verb auction, barter, bring to market, deal in, dispose of for profit, divendere, drive a trade, effect a sale, exchange, furnish, give title to, handle, hawk, make a sale, market, merchandise, offer for sale, peddle, provide, put on sale, put up for sale, trade in, traffic in, transfer for a consideration, vend, vendere
See also: deal, handle, liquidate, persuade, trade, vend
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In essence, selling short is the reverse of buying and then selling a stock: you sell something you don't yet own.
Japanese warrant arbitrage -- This primarily involves buying a Japanese warrant that trades cheaply and simultaneously selling short the underlying Japanese stock.
However, skittish investors can still use selling short as a kind of divining rod to some lucrative investments.