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English definition of “service charge”

service charge

noun [C]    /ˈsɜr·vɪs ˌtʃɑrdʒ/
an amount of money added to the basic price of something you buy which pays for a service you used when buying it: There is a $4 service charge added to the price of each ticket if you order by phone.
(Definition of service charge noun from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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