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Definition: Dump


Full Definition of Dump

verb Usage to dump goods on a market to get rid of large quantities of excess goods cheaply in an overseas market

“…a serious threat lies in the 400,000 tonnes of subsidized beef in European cold stores. If dumped, this meat will have disastrous effects in Pacific Basin markets” [Australian Financial Review]

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Modern Language Association (MLA):
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December 01, 2022 https://payrollheaven.com/define/dump/.
Chicago Manual of Style (CMS):
Dump. PayrollHeaven.com. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd.
https://payrollheaven.com/define/dump/ (accessed: December 01, 2022).
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Dump. PayrollHeaven.com. Retrieved December 01, 2022
, from PayrollHeaven.com website: https://payrollheaven.com/define/dump/

Definition Sources

Definitions for Dump are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

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