ACCOUNTING TERMS - ACCOUNTING DICTIONARY - ACCOUNTING GLOSSARY
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CONTRIBUTION MARGIN Definition
CONTRIBUTION MARGIN (CM) is the difference between sales and the variable costs of the product or service, also called marginal income. It is the amount of money available to cover fixed costs and generate profits.
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LUMP-SUM is an agreed upon sum of money, which is paid in full settlement all at one time.
ADMINISTRATIVE/ADMINISTRATION COST see INDIRECT COST.