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underchargeverb [I or T]

uk   /ˌʌn.dəˈtʃɑːdʒ/  us   /-dɚˈtʃɑːrdʒ/
(Definition of undercharge from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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underchargeverb [I or T]

uk   us   /ˌʌndəˈtʃɑːdʒ/ FINANCE, COMMERCE
to ​ask someone to ​pay less than the ​realprice or ​value of a ​product or ​service: The ​investigationfound that some ​supermarkets were undercharging. Inspectors don't ​failstores for undercharging ​customers, but it's still a problem.
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underchargenoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈʌndətʃɑːdʒ/ FINANCE, COMMERCE
a ​request for ​payment that is less than the ​realprice or ​value of a ​product or ​service: An electricity ​supplier can ​recover an undercharge for a ​maximumperiod of one ​year before the ​date of discovery.
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(Definition of undercharge from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “undercharge”
in Chinese (Simplified) 少收…的款…
in Chinese (Traditional) 少收…的款…
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