Definition of cost-efficient in English:

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cost-efficient

Pronunciation: /ˈkôstəˌfiSHənt/

adjective

Another term for cost-effective.
Example sentences
  • It is a cost-efficient way of generating goodwill among your customers and getting and keeping your name in front of people.
  • By conducting some careful research, he has put together a mix of cost-efficient funds.
  • However, hiring staff who already have the necessary qualifications to carry out the job can prove cost-efficient for the organisation as it saves the need to provide this training.

Derivatives

cost-efficiency

noun
Example sentences
  • Their rapid growth is being fuelled by the corporate mantras of cost-efficiency and improved productivity that are sweeping through boardrooms on both sides of the Atlantic.
  • Therefore huge emphasis must be placed on cost-efficiency.
  • This improves our cost-efficiency and enhances the fluency of work.

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Syllabification: cost-ef·fi·cient

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