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cost centrenoun [C]

uk   us   UK ( US cost center)
ACCOUNTING a ​part of a ​company or ​organization considered as ​unit so that the ​costsrelating to it can be ​calculated for the company's ​accounts: allocate/charge sth to a cost centre Please ​state the ​costcentre that these ​expenses should be ​charged to.
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