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Meaning of "discount" in Essential English Dictionary

discount

noun   /ˈdɪskaʊnt/
A2 a reduction in the price of something: They offer a 10 percent discount on travel for students.
Translations of “discount”
in Arabic خَصْم, تَخْفيض…
in Korean 할인…
in Malaysian potongan harga…
in French rabais…
in Turkish indirim, fiyat düşürme, iskonto…
in Italian sconto…
in Chinese (Traditional) 減價,打折…
in Russian скидка…
in Polish zniżka, ulga, rabat…
in Vietnamese tiền khấu trừ…
in Spanish descuento…
in Portuguese desconto…
in Thai การลดราคา…
in German der Preisnachlaß…
in Catalan descompte…
in Japanese 割引…
in Indonesian potongan harga…
in Chinese (Simplified) 减价,打折…
(Definition of discount from the Cambridge Essential Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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