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English definition of “snip”

snip

noun (CHEAP PRODUCT)    /snɪp/
[S] UK informal a product that is being sold cheaply, for less than you would expect: The sunglasses are now available in major stores, a snip at £12 a pair.Costing or worth little or no money
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