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  • 1 fix — fix1 W2S2 [fıks] v ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(repair)¦ 2¦(limit)¦ 3 fix a time/date/place etc 4¦(arrange)¦ 5¦(attach)¦ 6¦(prepare food)¦ 7¦(solve)¦ 8 fix your attention/eyes/mind etc on somebody/something 9 fix somebody with a stare/glare/look etc …

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  • 2 Price fixing — is an agreement between business competitors to sell the same product or service at the same price.In general, it is an agreement intended to ultimately push the price of a product as high as possible, leading to profits for all the sellers.… …

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  • 3 price´-fix´ing — price fixing, 1. the control of prices by a governmental agency. 2. an illegal agreement among several manufacturers to set a noncompetitive price on a product which they all make: »It was the first large scale criminal price fixing case against… …

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  • 4 price — [prīs] n. [ME & OFr pris < L pretium, price < IE * preti , equivalent < base * per , to sell, make equal > PAR1] 1. the amount of money, etc. asked or paid for something; cost; charge 2. value or worth 3. a reward for the capture or… …

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  • 5 fix — ▪ I. fix fix 1 [fɪks] verb [transitive] 1. informal to repair something: • We had to fix some computer problems. • It will cost millions of dollars to fix the system …

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  • 6 fix — [[t]fɪ̱ks[/t]] ♦♦♦ fixes, fixing, fixed 1) VERB If something is fixed somewhere, it is attached there firmly or securely. [be V ed prep/adv] It is fixed on the wall... [be V ed prep/adv] Most blinds can be fixed directly to the top of the window… …

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  • 7 price — A fixed value of something. Prices are usually expressed in monetary terms. In a free market, prices are set as a result of the interaction of supply and demand in a market; when demand for a product increases and supply remains constant, the… …

    Financial and business terms

  • 8 price — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Something demanded in exchange Nouns 1. price, amount, cost, expense, prime cost, charge, figure, demand; fare, hire, bill, tab, rental; overhead, carrying charge or cost; rent charge, rackrent,… …

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  • 9 price — I n. 1) to fix, set a price 2) to hike (AE; colloq.), increase, mark up, raise prices 3) to freeze; hold down, keep down; maintain prices 4) to pay a price 5) to place, put a price on smt.; to quote a price 6) bring, command, fetch, get a price… …

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  • 10 fix — fixable, adj. fixability, n. /fiks/, v., fixed or fixt, fixing, n. v.t. 1. to repair; mend. 2. to put in order or in good condition; adjust or arrrange: She fixed her hair in a bun. 3. to make fast, firm, or stable …

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  • 11 fix — [c]/fɪks / (say fiks) verb (fixed or fixt, fixing) –verb (t) 1. to make fast, firm, or stable. 2. to place definitely and more or less permanently. 3. to settle definitely; determine: to fix a price. 4. to direct (the eyes, the attention, etc.)… …

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  • 12 price — price1 W1S1 [praıs] n [Date: 1200 1300; : Old French; Origin: pris, from Latin pretium price, money ] 1.) [U and C] the amount of money you have to pay for something ▪ People are prepared to pay high prices for designer clothes. price of ▪ The… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 13 price — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun ADJECTIVE ▪ exorbitant, high, inflated, prohibitive, steep ▪ They charge exorbitant prices for their goods. ▪ The price of fuel is prohibitive …

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  • 14 price — 1 /praIs/ noun 1 MONEY (C, U) the amount of money for which something is sold, bought, or offered: Fuel prices are rising steadily. (+ of): Can you tell me what the price of a new window would be? | They agreed on a price of 2000 for the car. |… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 15 fix — [[t]fɪks[/t]] v. t. 1) to repair; mend 2) to put in order; adjust or arrange: Fix your hair![/ex] 3) to make fast, firm, or stable 4) to place definitely and more or less permanently 5) to settle definitely; determine: to fix a price[/ex] 6) to… …

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  • 16 price — priceable, adj. /pruys/, n., v., priced, pricing. n. 1. the sum or amount of money or its equivalent for which anything is bought, sold, or offered for sale. 2. a sum offered for the capture of a person alive or dead: The authorities put a price… …

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  • 17 price — /praɪs / (say pruys) noun 1. the sum or amount of money or its equivalent for which anything is bought, sold, or offered for sale. 2. a sum offered for the capture of a person alive or dead: a price on a man s head. 3. the sum of money, or other… …

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  • 18 price — [[t]praɪs[/t]] n. v. priced, pric•ing 1) the sum or amount of money or its equivalent for which anything is bought, sold, or offered for sale 2) a sum offered for the capture of a person alive or dead: to put a price on someone s head[/ex] 3) an… …

    From formal English to slang

  • 19 Price — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Price >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 price price amount cost expense prime cost charge figure Sgm: N 1 demand demand damage Sgm: N 1 fare fare hire …

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  • 20 fix — /fɪks/ verb 1. to arrange or to agree ● to fix a budget ● to fix a meeting for 3 p.m. ● The date has still to be fixed. ● The price of gold was fixed at $300. ● The mortgage rate has been fixed at 5%. 2. to mend ● The technicians are coming to… …

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