at cost
phrasal for the price of production <
buys clothes at cost directly from the manufacturer
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New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • at cost — phrase if you sell something at cost, you sell it for the same amount that you spent when you made it or bought it Thesaurus: describing ways of buying and sellinghyponym Main entry: cost * * * at cost price; without profit to the seller * * * at …   Useful english dictionary

  • at cost — ► at cost at cost price. Main Entry: ↑cost …   English terms dictionary

  • at cost — price. → cost …   English new terms dictionary

  • at cost — if you sell something at cost, you sell it for the same amount that you spent when you made it or bought it …   English dictionary

  • at cost — sold at the manufacturer s price …   English contemporary dictionary

  • cost — [kôst, käst] vt. cost, costing [ME costen < OFr coster < ML costare < L constare, to stand together, stand at, cost < com , together + stare, to STAND] 1. a) to be obtained or obtainable for (a certain price); be priced at b) to cause …   English World dictionary

  • cost — ► VERB (past and past part. cost) 1) require the payment of (a specified sum) in order to be bought or obtained. 2) involve the loss of: his heroism cost him his life. 3) (past and past part. costed) estimate the cost of. ► NOUN 1) an amount …   English terms dictionary

  • cost price — noun The price the dealer pays for goods bought • • • Main Entry: ↑cost * * * cost price UK US noun [countable/uncountable] [singular cost price plural cost prices …   Useful english dictionary

  • cost price — cost prices N VAR: oft at N If something is sold at cost price, it is sold for the same price as it cost the seller to buy it. [BRIT] ...a factory shop where you can buy very fashionable shoes at cost price... The shop claims to have sold… …   English dictionary

  • cost — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun 1 money needed to buy sth ADJECTIVE ▪ considerable, high ▪ The high cost of energy was a problem for consumers. ▪ enormous, exorbitant, huge, prohibitive …   Collocations dictionary

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