price point


Definition of price point 

: the standard price set by the manufacturer for a product

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To find the best ones for every type of sleeper, our textile pros searched the market and found ones with various cooling mechanisms, support levels, price points, and unique features. Lexie Sachs, Good Housekeeping, "The Best Cooling Pillows, According to Textile Experts," 20 Dec. 2018 There are a few options—and price points—for getting a pre- or post-nup. Hannah Hickok, Glamour, "I Got a Prenup—but It Wasn't to Protect My Money," 27 Nov. 2018 That's a ton of Tetris, and those modes go a long way toward making the $40 price point easier to swallow. Sam Machkovech, Ars Technica, "Tetris Effect review: The puzzle game of my dreams—literally," 9 Nov. 2018 The Lenovo Smart Display debuted just a short while before Amazon’s second-gen Echo Show earlier in 2018, which normally sits at the $229 price point. Cameron Faulkner, The Verge, "The 10-inch Lenovo Smart Display for $160 is a great value," 6 Dec. 2018 Inside Weather’s sofas start under $800 and side tables start around $110—a great price point for anyone on a budget. Maggie Burch, House Beautiful, "This Custom Furniture Company Promises Quick Shipping, Affordable Prices, and—Gasp—10-Minute Assembly," 6 Dec. 2018 Add it all up, and the Soundcore Flare is a fun party speaker at an attractive price point. Jeff Dunn, Ars Technica, "The Ars Holiday Gift Guide 2018—tech and gear for travel that we’d buy," 13 Nov. 2018 If cost is, in fact, an object, Adelman notes that Artis is offering holiday gift sets at a range of price points, and the original Elite Oval 7 Brush is still available for $62, which seemed pretty expensive until a few minutes ago. Marci Robin, Allure, "We Talked to Artis About Those $25,000 Diamond-Encrusted Makeup Brushes It Just Launched," 12 Nov. 2018 As a bonus: The diminutive devices have price points to match. Taysha Murtaugh, Country Living, "16 Best Slow Cookers That Do All the Hard Work for You," 1 Nov. 2018

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1894, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of price point was in 1894

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English Language Learners Definition of price point

business : a product's regular price as set by the manufacturer

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