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commodities that are less in demand as consumer income rises.
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
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He paid exorbitant prices, gave commissions, accepted
Entrepreneurs who won a city contract for lighting, produced
and put the profits in their pockets.
They provided a valuable service, but many of them overcharged or sold
Predictably, the result has been a series of failures: receipt of
or services and poor contractor performance.
shall be replaced at the expense of the contractor.
We will dress you from head to foot and it won't cost you any more than what you pay for
pay him a bigger profit.
We carry no inferior qualities, but will sell you guaranteed goods at the same prices you pay for
They propose, where it is possible, to bulldoze their customers into paying biff prices for
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