freight rate

noun

Definition of freight rate

: the charge per unit (as per hundred pounds or per ton) by a carrier for the transportation of cargo generally published in a freight tariff

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“Freight rate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/freight%20rate. Accessed 7 Aug. 2020.

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