Definition of off-sale in English:


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[mass noun]
  • The sale of alcoholic drink for consumption elsewhere than at the place of sale: [as modifier]: an off-sale licence [count noun]: a part of public house or hotel premises used for off-sales only
    More example sentences
    • Members agreed to grant the provisional off-sale licence.
    • Compliance checks of off-sale outlets were conducted at baseline, two months after the intervention, and eight months after the intervention.
    • The rate of compliance with the minimum drinking age law among off-sale alcohol outlets significantly increased following a deterrence intervention targeting alcohol retailers.

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