What does cost-effective mean?

Definitions for cost-effective

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. cost-efficient, cost-effective(adj)

    productive relative to the cost

Wiktionary

  1. cost-effective(Adjective)

    Returning a benefit that justifies the initial investment; economical.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of cost-effective in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of cost-effective in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Mike Poole:

    The current fixed recorders are highly reliable and cost effective and it is rare to not recover them.

  2. Tom Wolf:

    I want to give this joint bipartisan commission on the death penalty the ability to come up with their report, is it cost effective? Are we doing the right thing? Is it fair? Is it effective as a deterrent?

  3. Frank Lichtenberg:

    I would also like to point out that I have shown in numerous studies that, in general, pharmaceutical innovation - the introduction and use of new drugs - is highly cost-effective and may often be cost-saving.

  4. Ray Kilmer:

    The (alloy) powders need to be improved upon, they need to be cost effective, and they need to work better in the additive printing process, what's new now is the machines are getting better, faster and cheaper. Alcoa is stepping into the process so we can get the performance and the cost to where they need to be.

  5. Kenji Hashimoto:

    Given the number of Envoy pilots flowing through to American each month or leaving due to normal attrition, Envoy will not have the pilots we need to fly our 2015 schedule, Without a cost-effective pilot agreement in place, Envoy will not secure new jets and faces challenges in recruiting new pilots without the promise of a renewed fleet.

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