cash discount
noun Date: 1917 a discount granted in consideration of immediate payment or payment within a prescribed time

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  • cash discount — n. a discount from the purchase price allowed a purchaser paying within a specified period …   English World dictionary

  • cash discount — noun count a reduction in the price of something that is offered if you pay the full amount immediately in CASH …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • cash discount — n an amount by which a seller reduces a price if the buyer pays immediately or before a particular date …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • cash discount — noun : a discount granted in consideration of immediate payment or payment within a prescribed time * * * 1. a term of sale by which the buyer deducts a percentage from the bill if it is paid immediately in cash or within a stipulated period by… …   Useful english dictionary

  • cash discount — a deduction that is given for prompt payment of a bill. Glossary of Business Terms An incentive offered to purchasers of a firm s product for payment within a specified time period, such as ten days. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary * * * cash… …   Financial and business terms

  • Cash discount — An incentive offered to purchasers of a firm s product for payment within a specified time period, such as ten days. The New York Times Financial Glossary * * * cash discount cash discount ➔ discount1 * * * cash discount UK US noun [C] ► COMMERCE …   Financial and business terms

  • Cash Discount — An incentive that a seller offers to a buyer in return for paying a bill owed before the scheduled due date. The seller will usually reduce the amount owed by the buyer by a small percentage or a set dollar amount. If used properly, cash… …   Investment dictionary

  • cash discount — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms cash discount : singular cash discount plural cash discounts a reduction in the price of something that is offered if you pay the full amount immediately in cash …   English dictionary

  • cash discount — cash′ dis′count n. bus discount allowed a buyer from the amount due if paid within a specified period • Etymology: 1915–20 …   From formal English to slang

  • cash discount — /kæʃ dɪskaυnt/ noun a discount given for payment in cash. Also called discount for cash …   Dictionary of banking and finance

  • cash discount — A discount receivable or allowable for settling an invoice for cash, or within a specified period. In the profit and loss account, discounts receivable are classed as revenue; discounts allowable as expenditure …   Big dictionary of business and management

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