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point of sale

noun [C, usually singular]
 
 
( plural points of sale) ( abbreviation POS) COMMERCE, MARKETING
a place such as a store where something is sold: Purchase decisions are heavily influenced at the point of sale.
a place where people pay in a store: point-of-sale displays point-of-sale computer terminals used by retailers
→  See also electronic point of sale
(Definition of point of sale from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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