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cost basenoun [S]

uk   us  
ACCOUNTING all the ​costs, especially the fixedcosts, that are involved in making a ​product, ​providing a ​service, etc.: control/manage/reduce the cost base In the ​present difficult ​situationplans have been announced to ​reduce the company's ​costbase.high/low/fixed cost base We have the ​lowestcostbase in the ​business and a ​strongmarketposition.
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