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market pricenoun [S]

uk   /ˌmɑː.kɪt ˈpraɪs/ us   /ˌmɑːr.kɪt ˈpraɪs/
a price that is likely to be paid for something: They're asking £400,000 for their house, but the market price is nearer £350,000.
(Definition of market price from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"market price" in Business English

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market pricenoun [C]

uk   us  
also market value COMMERCE the price that something could be sold for at a particular time: Fair Trade demands that buyers of the coffee it certifies pay higher than the market price. Despite the real estate slump, the building's market price was double what it sold for three years ago.
FINANCE the price of something on a financial market at a particular time: The market price jumped 17p to 847p.
(Definition of market price from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “market price”
in Chinese (Simplified) 市场价格,市价,时价…
in Chinese (Traditional) 市場價格,市價,時價…
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