Definition of cash on delivery in English:

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cash on delivery

Pronunciation: /ˌkaSH än dəˈliv(ə)rē/
(abbreviation COD)


The system of paying for goods when they are delivered.
Example sentences
  • Buyers may have several payment options, including credit card, debit card, personal check, cashier's check, money order, cash on delivery and escrow services.
  • For example, he says in the booklet that you'll learn how to get your suppliers to give you ninety days credit, even if they have a policy of cash on delivery.
  • Following the agreement in December 1997 to buy all your stock of uPVC extrusion product, the agreed terms of payment were to be cash on delivery.

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Syllabification: cash on de·liv·er·y

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