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"carrying charge" in British English

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carrying chargenoun [C usually singular]

uk   us   US
an ​extrachargeadded when you ​buygoods by making ​regularsmallpayments for them until the ​fullamountowed has been ​paid
(Definition of carrying charge from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"carrying charge" in Business English

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carrying chargenoun [C]

uk   us  
(also carrying cost) ACCOUNTING a ​chargeadded when you ​buygoods by making ​regularsmallpayments for them until the ​fullamountowed has been ​paid: If you ​pay off your ​creditcardbalance every month, you don't have to worry about ​carryingcharges.
TRANSPORT an ​amountcharged for ​transportinggoods: The canals were ​forced to ​lower their coal ​carryingcharges.
(Definition of carrying charge from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “carrying charge”
in Chinese (Simplified) (分期付款的)附加款项…
in Chinese (Traditional) (分期付款的)附加款項…
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