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/ˈpeɪ əz yʊˈgoʊ/
the principle or practice of paying for goods and services at the time of purchase, rather than relying on credit.
of, relating to, or based on such a principle or practice:
a pay-as-you-go budget.
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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