Definition of markdown in English:


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Pronunciation: /ˈmɑːkdəʊn


  • A reduction in price: markdowns of up to 50 per cent on many items
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    • ‘I'm seeing a lot of clearance sales - markdowns on top of markdowns,’ she crows.
    • When the goods delivered to the loading dock aren't what customers are shopping for, stores must resort to the desperate measure of price markdowns.
    • The intense pounding of Internet stock prices throughout 2000 translates into big markdowns in deal prices.

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