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cost price UK US noun [C or U] COMMERCE
the amount of money that is spent to produce goods or services before any profit is added for the manufacturer or producer, or the price that a store, etc. pays for goods that it is going to sell: »

Some discounters are selling products at below cost price.

See also COST(Cf. ↑cost), BUYING PRICE(Cf. ↑buying price), SELLING PRICE(Cf. ↑selling price), COST(Cf. ↑cost)

Financial and business terms. 2012.

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  • cost price — cost prices N VAR: oft at N If something is sold at cost price, it is sold for the same price as it cost the seller to buy it. [BRIT] ...a factory shop where you can buy very fashionable shoes at cost price... The shop claims to have sold… …   English dictionary

  • cost price — n [U] the price that someone pays for something that they are going to sell …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • cost price — cost ,price noun count or uncount the price it costs to produce something, without making any profit …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • cost price — ► NOUN ▪ the price at which goods are bought by a retailer …   English terms dictionary

  • Cost price — In retail systems, the cost price represents the specific value that represents unit price purchased. This value is used as a key factor in determining profitability and in some stock market theories it is used in establishing the value of stock… …   Wikipedia

  • cost price — UK / US noun [countable/uncountable] Word forms cost price : singular cost price plural cost prices the price it costs to produce something, without making any profit …   English dictionary

  • cost price — / kɒst praɪs/ noun a selling price which is the same as the price, either the manufacturing price or the wholesale price, which the seller paid for the item …   Marketing dictionary in english

  • cost price — / kɒst praɪs/ noun a selling price which is the same as the price, either the manufacturing price or the wholesale price, which the seller paid for the item …   Dictionary of banking and finance

  • cost price — noun (U) the price that someone pays for something that they are going to sell; cost 1 (4) especially AmE …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English


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