cost

  • 1cost — n 1: the amount or equivalent paid or charged for something 2 pl: expenses incurred in litigation; esp: those given by the law or the court to the prevailing party against the losing party Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster.… …

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  • 2Cost — (k[o^]st; 115), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Cost}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Costing}.] [OF. coster, couster, F. co[^u]ter, fr. L. constare to stand at, to cost; con + stare to stand. See {Stand}, and cf. {Constant}.] 1. To require to be given, expended, or laid …

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  • 3Cost — (k[o^]st; 115), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Cost}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Costing}.] [OF. coster, couster, F. co[^u]ter, fr. L. constare to stand at, to cost; con + stare to stand. See {Stand}, and cf. {Constant}.] 1. To require to be given, expended, or laid …

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  • 4COST — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Programa Internacional de Cooperación Europea en el Campo de la Investigación Científica y Técnica (COST). (European COoperation in the field of Scientific and Technical Research) El COST fue creado en 1971… …

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  • 5cost — [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 …

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  • 6cost — ► 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 …

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  • 7Cost — Cost, n. [OF. cost, F. co[^u]t. See {Cost}, v. t. ] 1. The amount paid, charged, or engaged to be paid, for anything bought or taken in barter; charge; expense; hence, whatever, as labor, self denial, suffering, etc., is requisite to secure… …

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  • 8cost — cost; cost·ful; cost·less; cost·li·ness; cost·ly; cost·mary; pen·te·cost; ac·cost; …

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  • 9COST — Logo der Europäischen Wissenschaftsstiftung (ESF) COST Log …

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  • 10cost — [n1] expense; price paid amount, arm and a leg*, bad news*, bite*, bottom dollar*, bottom line*, charge, damage*, disbursement, dues, expenditure, figure, line, nick*, nut*, outlay, payment, price, price tag, rate, score*, setback*, squeeze*, tab …

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  • 11còst — cost, couest m. , còsta costo, couesto f. coût; dépense; frais. A tot còst : à tout prix. A còst de : sous peine de, au prix de …

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  • 12Cost — (k[o^]st; 115), n. [L. costa rib. See {Coast}.] 1. A rib; a side; a region or coast. [Obs.] Piers Plowman. [1913 Webster] Betwixt the costs of a ship. B. Jonson. [1913 Webster] 2. (Her.) See {Cottise}. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 13Cost — Cost, Insurance and Freight Области действия терминов Инкотермс CIF (англ. Cost, Insurance and Freight стоимость, страхование и фрахт) торговый термин, который используется в международной торговле, когда используется морской транспорт. Поставка… …

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  • 14cost|ly — «KST lee, KOST », adjective, li|er, li|est. 1. of great value: »The queen had costly jewels. SYNONYM(S): precious, valuable, sumptuous, rich. 2. costing much: »Figurative. He made a costly mistake and …

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  • 15Cost... — Cost..., v. lat. Costa, die Rippe; z.B. Costalgie, Rippenschmerz …

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  • 16cost — cost, in|su|rance, freight [kɔst, ɪn ʃʊərəns, freɪt; engl. Kosten, Versicherung, Fracht]: Klausel im Überseehandel, nach der Fracht , Versicherungs u. Verladekosten im Preis eingeschlossen sind; Abk.: cif, c. i. f …

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  • 17cost — Mot Monosíl·lab Nom masculí …

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  • 18cost — n expense, *price, charge …

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  • 19cost — The opposite of revenue. An expense that reflects the price of purchasing goods, services and financial instruments. A cash cost means that cash is given up today to the purchase. Also, the purchase price of an investment, which is compared to… …

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  • 20Cost — This article is about the economic concept. For the scientific organization, see COST. For uses of The Cost , see The Cost (disambiguation). Expenditure redirects here. For personal consumption expenditure, see Consumption (economics). In… …

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