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Meaning of “costing” in the English Dictionary

(Definition of costing from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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costingnoun [C or U]

uk   /ˈkɒstɪŋ/  us   /ˈkɑːstɪŋ/ ACCOUNTING
the ​process of ​calculating how much a ​product or ​service will ​cost, or the ​actualcalculation itself: We'll need to see some detailed costings before we can decide to go ​ahead with the ​project. This ​software will ​help you ​provideaccurate costing for each ​job that you do.
(Definition of costing from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “costing”
in Chinese (Simplified) 成本计算,成本会计,成本核算…
in Chinese (Traditional) 成本計算,成本會計,成本核算…
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