Definition of point of sale in English:

point of sale

Syllabification: point of sale
(abbreviation: POS)


  • The place at which goods are retailed: refunds will be provided at the point of sale [as modifier]: point-of-sale credit card verification
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    • 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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