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cash cownoun [C]

/ˈkæʃ ˌkaʊ/ /ˈkæʃ ˌkaʊ/ specialized
a product or service that makes a lot of money over a long period of time for the company that sells it, often money that is used to support the company's other activities: The studios discovered that movie rentals were an even bigger cash cow than movie tickets.
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cash cownoun [C]

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FINANCE a business, product, or service that makes a large profit, often used to make money to support other business activities: Hong Kong Telecom has been a cash cow, thanks to a huge number of international calls.
MARKETING a product that has a large share of a market that is growing very little
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