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payment

noun     /ˈpeɪmənt/
ACT [U]
the act of paying: They will accept payment by credit card.Costs and expenses
AMOUNT [C]
B2 the amount of money that is paid: monthly payments →  See also balance of payments , down payment Costs and expenses
Translations of “payment”
in Korean 지불, 지불금…
in Arabic دَفْع, دَفْعة…
in Portuguese pagamento…
in Catalan pagament…
in Japanese 支払い, 支払い金額…
in Italian pagamento…
in Chinese (Traditional) 支付的金額, 報償,報答…
in Russian оплата, платеж, выплата…
in Turkish ödeme, maaş, ücret…
in Chinese (Simplified) 支付的金额, 报偿,报答…
in Polish zapłata, kwota…
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