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Vouchers, coupons, labels and receipts

bar code

noun

a set of printed lines on a product’s label that tells a computer information about it such as its price

coupon

noun

a piece of paper that allows you to buy something at a reduced price

coupon

noun

a piece of paper that allows you to buy something that is rationed

coupon

noun

a piece of paper that you write your name and address on and send to someone, for example to enter a competition

courtesy card

noun

a card given to customers of a supermarket or other business that gives them benefits such as price reductions

credit note

noun

a document that a shop gives you when you return goods allowing you to buy other goods of the same value from the shop

discount card

noun

a plastic card that allows someone to buy goods or services at a reduced price

docket

noun

a document that gives information about what is inside something such as a parcel

ecolabel

noun

a label used to mark products that are produced, and that you can use and get rid of, without harming the environment

food coupon

noun

a food stamp

food stamp

noun

a small piece of paper that is used to buy food, given to poor people by the US government

insignia

noun

a mark on an object that shows who made it, who it belongs to, or what organization it is connected with

label

noun

a piece of paper or material fastened to an object that gives information about it

luncheon voucher

noun

a piece of paper given by an employer that can be used for buying lunch in some restaurants and shops

mark

noun

an official sign on something that shows who made it, who it belongs to, or that it is of a particular standard or quality

meal ticket

noun

a ticket or card that allows someone to eat a meal or meals, for example in a hall of residence at a university

name tag

noun

a small flat piece of metal, plastic etc with your name on it, that you wear to show people who you are

negotiable

adjective

negotiable documents can be exchanged for money

proof of purchase

noun

something such as a receipt that proves something has been paid for

rain check

noun

a piece of paper that you can use to buy something later that is not available at the moment

rain check

noun

a ticket for a sports game that you can use again if rain stops the game

receipt

noun

a document that you get from someone showing that you have given them money or goods

RFID

noun

a technology that uses labels that produce radio signals to identify things such as goods, farm animals and vehicles. RFID has replaced bar codes in some shops.

sales slip

noun

a receipt

seal

noun

a special mark that you put on something, for example a document, to show that it is legal or official

serial number

noun

a number that is printed on things such as electrical goods or paper money so that each one can be recognized

smart card

noun

a small plastic card that stores information in electronic form, used for example like a passport or for paying for things in shops

stamp

noun

a small official piece of paper that you buy and collect as a way of paying for something

tag

noun

a small piece of paper or other material that is fixed to something to give information about it, or is fixed to someone to show who they are

token

noun

a piece of paper that you can exchange for goods of a particular value in a shop

UPC

noun

a code consisting of 12 numbers that a product for sale has, and which is different for every product

voucher

noun

an official piece of paper that you can use instead of money to buy a particular product or service

voucher

noun

an official piece of paper that provides evidence for a claim that you are making

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a new word or phrase invented in the hope that it will become generally used

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