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coupon

noun [C] uk   /ˈkuː.pɒn/ us    /-pɑːn/
a piece of paper that can be used to get something without paying for it, or at a reduced price: If you collect ten coupons from the newspaper, you can get a free beach towel. a piece of paper, especially a part of an advertisement in a newspaper or magazine, that a reader can send to an organization in order to get information about its products or services: To find out more about our products, fill in the coupon and send it to us at the address given below.
Translations of “coupon”
in Korean 쿠폰…
in Arabic كوبون, قَسيمة…
in French coupon, fiche de pari…
in Turkish alışveriş kuponu, gazete kuponu…
in Italian buono, tagliando…
in Chinese (Traditional) 禮券, 贈券, 優惠券…
in Russian купон, бланк…
in Polish kupon, talon…
in Spanish cupón, boleto…
in Portuguese cupom, vale…
in German der Gutschein, der Schein…
in Catalan val de descompte…
in Japanese 割引券…
in Chinese (Simplified) 礼券, 赠券, 优惠券…
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