cost price Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “cost price” in the English Dictionary

"cost price" in British English

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cost pricenoun [C]

uk   us   mainly UK
the ​price that it ​costs to make a ​product, without a ​profit being ​added: We were ​able to ​buy the ​furniture from a ​friend atcostprice.
(Definition of cost price from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"cost price" in Business English

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cost pricenoun [C or U]

uk   us   COMMERCE
the ​amount of ​money that is ​spent to ​producegoods or ​services before any ​profit is ​added for the ​manufacturer or ​producer, or the ​price that a ​store, etc. ​pays for ​goods that it is going to ​sell: Some discounters are ​sellingproducts at below ​costprice.
(Definition of cost price from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “cost price”
in Chinese (Simplified) 成本价…
in Chinese (Traditional) 成本價…
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