alternative tariff

noun

: a schedule of transportation rates each section of which provides that the rates in some other section may be used if they are lower

Word History

First Known Use

1883, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of alternative tariff was in 1883

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“Alternative tariff.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/alternative%20tariff. Accessed 22 Apr. 2024.

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