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English definition of “true”

true

adjective [before noun]     /truː/ ACCOUNTING
used to describe the final total amount of something after extra costs or payments have been added or taken away: You will need to convert the prices into dollars to see the true cost . It is illegal to hide transactions or to otherwise misrepresent the true value of a business . They bought in haste and without calculating the true cost of purchase .
(Definition of true adjective from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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