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English definition of “marketing expense”

marketing expense

noun [C]     MARKETING
an amount of money that a company spends on its marketing: Most supermarkets are selling reusable bags at cost or slightly below, since they view it as a marketing expense.
(Definition of marketing expense noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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