cost–effective

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adjective cost–ef·fec·tive \ˈkȯst-ə-ˈfek-tiv, -ˌfek-\

Definition of cost–effective

  1. :  economical in terms of tangible benefits produced by money spent <cost–effective measures to combat poverty>

cost–effectiveness

noun

1967

First Known Use of cost–effective

1967


COST–EFFECTIVE Defined for English Language Learners

cost–effective

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adjective cost–ef·fec·tive \ˈkȯst-ə-ˈfek-tiv, -ˌfek-\

Definition of cost–effective for English Language Learners

  • : producing good results without costing a lot of money


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