running costs Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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running costsnoun [plural]

uk   us  
the ​money you need to ​spendregularly to ​keep a ​system or ​organizationworking the ​money you need to ​spend in ​order to ​keep and use a ​vehicle
(Definition of running costs from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “running costs”
in Chinese (Simplified) (系统、组织等的)运营成本, 养车费用…
in Chinese (Traditional) (系統、組織等的)運營成本, 養車費用…
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