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English definition of “market clearing price”

market clearing price

noun [C]
(also equilibrium price) ECONOMICS
the price of goods or services that exists when the quantity supplied is equal to the quantity demanded: The three firms supply a total of 1,800 video rentals daily at the market clearing price .
(Definition of market clearing price from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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