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auction house

Translation of auction house in Spanish:


  • casa (feminine) de subastas
    casa (feminine) de remates (Latin America)
    Example sentences
    • For a twice-yearly auction event, an auction house receives about 500-600 paintings to select.
    • The auction house is expecting more than 100 people to attend.
    • Each auction house has gambled millions of dollars guaranteeing owners minimum prices, whether their artworks sell or not.

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