To quit cost

to pay; to reimburse.

See also: Quit

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Brief advice to quit costs $338 per year of life saved--or less than 5% of the cost per year of life saved from giving pravastatin for primary prevention of cardiovascular disease, aspirin for secondary prevention of coronary heart disease, or simvastatin for secondary prevention of myocardial infarction (BMJ 2004;328:397-9).