Define: Uniform Costing

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Definition: Uniform Costing

What is the dictionary definition of Uniform Costing?

Dictionary Definition

The use of the same basic costing system by a number of different organisations who adopt common costing principles and practices.


Full Definition of Uniform Costing

It is a particular technique which applies the usual accounting methods like standard costing, marginal costing, and budgetary control.


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Definition Sources

Definitions for Uniform Costing are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

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

This glossary post was last updated: 5th July, 2019