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costing

noun [C or U]
 
 
/ˈkɒstɪŋ/ US   /ˈkɑːstɪŋ/ ACCOUNTING
the process of calculating how much a product or service will cost, or the actual calculation itself: We'll need to see some detailed costings before we can decide to go ahead with the project. This software will help you provide accurate costing for each job that you do.
→  See also absorption costing , batch costing , direct costing , full costing , job costing , marginal costing , standard costing , variable costing
Translations of “costing”
in Chinese (Traditional) 成本計算,成本會計,成本核算…
in Chinese (Simplified) 成本计算,成本会计,成本核算…
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