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carrying costnoun [C]

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ACCOUNTING, COMMERCE the ​cost of ​storinggoods before they are ​sold: Pushing the ​ownership of ​inventory backwards to the ​supplierreduces inventorycarryingcosts for the ​customer.
ACCOUNTING →  carrying charge
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