Definition of point of sale in English:

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point of sale

Pronunciation: /ˌpoint əv ˈsāl/
(abbreviation POS)

noun

The place at which goods are retailed: refunds will be provided at the point of sale [as modifier]: point-of-sale credit card verification
More example sentences
  • The 15 cent levy will apply at the point of sale in supermarkets, shops, service stations and all sales outlets.
  • Currently we are not aware of any process outside of retail that provides reliable age verification at the point of sale.
  • The original point-of-sale programs supported multiple stores by updating a set of master files through a complicated operation involving transaction files created at each store and a batch update process.

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Syllabification: point of sale

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