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cost

1. 
a. the amount paid for a commodity by its seller
b. (as modifier): the cost price
2. Law the expenses of judicial proceedings
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Research from Key Retirement Solutions shows this could end up costing dearly, with the risk of losing an average PS2840 - and then having to live another 36 years to make up that loss.
With the outages costing dearly, business continuity and disaster recovery are emerging as top priorities for regional businesses.
NEW YORK: Technology may be costing dearly in lack of sleep and The national penchant for watching television every evening before going to sleep, playing video games late into the night or checking emails and text messages before turning off the lights could be interfering with the nation s sleep habits.