ぞっき本

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Japanese[edit]

Noun[edit]

ぞっき本 ‎(hiragana ぞっきぼん, romaji zokkibon)

  1. Books sold at extremely lower prices than their list prices due to the publishers' dead stocking or bankruptcy. They are usually dealt in the secondhand-book market as it is not allowed to discount brand-new books in Japan.