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[val-yoo-ad-id] /ˈvæl yuˈæd ɪd/
something, as an item of equipment, that has been added to a product by a marketer or distributor to warrant a markup in the retail price.
of, relating to, or supplying value-added:
software supplied by a value-added distributor.
Origin of value-added
First recorded in 1930-35 Unabridged
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  • Yugoslavia was rather self sufficient and conducted much of its value added and trading activities in-house.

    After the Rain Sam Vaknin
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value added

the difference between the total revenues of a firm, industry, etc, and its total purchases from other firms, industries, etc. The aggregate of values added throughout an economy (gross value added) represents that economy's gross domestic product
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