price reduction


price reduction
noun
the act of reducing the selling price of merchandise
Syn: ↑discount, ↑deduction
Derivationally related forms: ↑discount (for: ↑discount)
Hypernyms: ↑decrease, ↑diminution, ↑reduction, ↑step-down

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