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profit margin

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Trade
profit marginˈprofit ˌmargin noun [countable] 🔊 🔊 BBTthe difference between the cost of producing something and the price at which you sell it
Examples from the Corpus
profit marginThe profit margin rose on productivity improvements and increased sales of higher-margin on-site industrial gas plants.
From Longman Business Dictionaryprofit marginˈprofit ˌmargin [countable, uncountable]ACCOUNTING the difference between the price of a product or service and the cost of producing it, or between the cost of producing all of a company’s products or services and the total sum they are sold forSlow sales have cut profit margins in the industry. margin
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