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The interest charged on the balance owed when paying in installments.
(Accounting & Book-keeping) the opportunity cost of unproductive assets, such as goods stored in a warehouse
a charge made for maintaining an account, as an installment payment.
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|Noun||1.||carrying charge - charge made for carrying an account or for merchandise sold on an installment plan|
charge - the price charged for some article or service; "the admission charge"
|2.||carrying charge - the opportunity cost of unproductive assets; the expense incurred by ownership|
opportunity cost - cost in terms of foregoing alternatives