sac·ri·fice || 'sækrɪfaɪs n. act of making an offering to a god; person or item which is offered to a god; surrender of something for the sake of something more valuable; loss caused by selling something below cost v. make an offering to a god; sell at a loss; surrender something for the sake of something more valuable

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