trade discount

noun

Definition of trade discount

: a deduction from the list price of goods allowed by a manufacturer or wholesaler to a retailer

First Known Use of trade discount

1818, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of trade discount was in 1818

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“Trade discount.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/trade%20discount. Accessed 5 Mar. 2021.

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