Meaning of “cash on delivery” in the English Dictionary


"cash on delivery" in Business English

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cash on deliverynoun [ U ]

uk us abbreviation COD, also payment on delivery

COMMERCE a method of doing business in which a company will transport goods to a customer and take payment for the goods at the time they are given to the customer:

Items must be paid for in full prior to delivery - cash on delivery is not acceptable.

(Definition of “cash on delivery” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)