Definitions for deaccessionˌdi ækˈsɛʃ ən

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  1. deaccession(verb)

    sell (art works) from a collection, especially in order to raise money for the purchase of other art works

    "The museum deaccessioned several important works of this painter"

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  1. deaccession(Noun)

    The disposal of objects in this way.

  2. deaccession(Verb)

    To officially remove an object from a museum, art gallery or library so that it may be sold.

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