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The advertised price for a good or service. It is common for a seller to reduce the list price or at least to permit negotiation, especially for large items such as houses and automobiles.
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list pricethe published PRICE of a good or service. The actual price paid by the buyer is often lower than this because suppliers are prepared to offer trade discounts for BULK BUYING.
Collins Dictionary of Business, 3rd ed. © 2002, 2005 C Pass, B Lowes, A Pendleton, L Chadwick, D O’Reilly and M Afferson
list pricethe published PRICE of a good or service. The actual price paid by the buyer is often less than this because suppliers are prepared to offer cash and trade DISCOUNTS. Many suppliers specify RECOMMENDED RETAIL PRICES for their products, but again the actual price paid can be much less than that recommended, depending upon the strength of retail competition. See BULK-BUYING.
Collins Dictionary of Economics, 4th ed. © C. Pass, B. Lowes, L. Davies 2005