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1. A raise in the price of an item for sale.
2. An amount added to a cost price in calculating a selling price, especially an amount that takes into account overhead and profit.
3. A session of a US congressional committee at which a legislative bill is put into final form.
a. The collection of detailed stylistic instructions written on a manuscript that is to be typeset.
b. Computers The collection of tags that describe the specifications of an electronic document, as for formatting.
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1. an increase in the price of an item.
a. the amount added to the cost of goods to fix a selling price.
b. the difference between cost and selling price, usu. stated as a percentage.
3. the putting of a legislative bill into final form.
4. a set of instructions on a manuscript or tags in an electronic document to determine styles of type, makeup of pages, and the like.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.markup - the amount added to the cost to determine the asking pricemarkup - the amount added to the cost to determine the asking price
net income, net profit, profit, profits, earnings, lucre, net - the excess of revenues over outlays in a given period of time (including depreciation and other non-cash expenses)
2.markup - detailed stylistic instructions for typesetting something that is to be printedmarkup - detailed stylistic instructions for typesetting something that is to be printed; manual markup is usually written on the copy (e.g. underlining words that are to be set in italics)
instruction, direction - a message describing how something is to be done; "he gave directions faster than she could follow them"
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Though non markup / interest income of the bank has fallen down by 71.03 percent yet the interest expenses shot up to 3.3 billion in 2018 from Rs 3.1 billion in nine months in 2017.
He specifically mentioned the schemes introduced to facilitate the female entrepreneurs and said that in some cases loans would be provided at zero mark-up, however, maximum 6% markup would be charged by commercial banks under the lines provided by the SBP.
His estimates of this markup differ from others because of two methodological differences.
But this would not explain the 13.9-percent markup (P2.75) for fuel sold in this city amid spiraling world oil prices and increased fuel taxes, said Rino Abad, director of the DOE oil management bureau.
FRIDAY, March 2, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- There is significant variation in markup of outpatient oncology services across hospitals in the United States, according to a study published online Feb.
Reno, NV, February 20, 2018 --( SingleScene Press announces the release of FXML Guide, a guide featuring the JavaFX markup language, FXML.
Netsol signed a Convertible Notes agreement with WRLD3D and said payments would be made in monthly installments to WRLD3D and outstanding principal amount would earn a markup of 10 percent per annum, said the notification.
Islamabad -- Despite passing over the period of one month of federal budget announcement, the Ministry of Finance has failed to issue notification regarding the decrease in markup of 9.50 % on agriculture loans.
A competitive firm's markup will not depend upon the market share of other firms in its industry and, in many models of firm behavior, should rise as its market share increases.
A CVP formula based on markup pricing can provide a practical solution for first-time retail entrepreneurs if information is available on the markup percentage for each product category and the estimated proportion of sales per category.
The competitive environment is another major determinant of this behavior, as pricing and markup decisions are critically affected by the strategic interaction between a firm and its competitors.