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cost savingnoun

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[U] the fact of ​savingmoney, or of ​spending less ​money than was ​planned: In the ​presenteconomicclimatecostsaving is vital to ​profitability.
[C, usually plural] an ​amount of ​money that is ​saved or not ​spent: achieve/make cost savings We shall be ​asking all ​departments to make ​substantialcostsavings this ​year.
The ​companyplans to ​cut 7,000 ​jobs in a cost-saving ​initiative.
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