direct cost

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direct cost UK US noun [C] (also direct expense, also first cost, also prime cost)
ACCOUNTING the cost of the materials and the workers that are involved when a company makes a particular product or provides a particular service: »

Direct costs do not include rent or liability insurance.

Compare INDIRECT COST(Cf. ↑indirect cost)

Financial and business terms. 2012.

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