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cost-effective also: cost-efficient Pronunciation: / -ɪˈfɪʃənt /
American English: /ˈkɔst əˌfɛktɪv/

Translation of cost-effective in Spanish:


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    • However this issue can be turned into a cost-effective advantage without too much fuss.
    • In many cases, it is more cost-effective to invest your money in a bigger and better-equipped house.
    • Countries with high labour costs realize that it is simply not cost-effective to manufacture textiles locally.

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