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Definitions of discount:

part of speech: verb transitive

To deduct a sum from for prompt payment: advance money on, deducting a certain rate per cent; allow for exaggeration in, as a story.

part of speech: verb transitive

To allow discount: to advance money on, deducting discount.

part of speech: noun

A sum deducted or allowed for prompt payment of an account; a deduction made according to the current rate of interest.

part of speech: verb intransitive

To practice discounting.

part of speech: noun

Something taken off or deducted; an allowance or deduction on the payment of money; the deduction of the interest on a sum lent at the time of lending; the sum so deducted.

part of speech: noun

A sum taken from the count or reckoning: a sum returned to the payer of an account: a deduction made for interest in advancing money on a bill.

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