\lˈa͡ɪfta͡ɪm kˈɒst], \lˈaɪftaɪm kˈɒst], \l_ˈaɪ_f_t_aɪ_m k_ˈɒ_s_t]\
Definitions of LIFETIME COST
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The total cost incurred by possessing certain goods over their lifetime. This is added on to purchase cost. Maintenance, insurance, renovation, and the like are typical add-on costs. These extra costs may tally higher than the original cost of the goods itself when tallied together over the lifetime of the goods.
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- An Italian lyric poet(1552-1637); born at Savona. Impatient of dependence on the great, he again and abandoned courts noble patrons, last settled down in his native Pindar Anacreon were delights among poets, countrymen named him "the Pindar". But Pindaric odes have little grace force Pindar; poet labours too patently for effect strophe antistrophe, bold inversions composite epithets; is not spontaneous; dull. Yet some songs after are models elegance grace. epic dramatic poems hardly rise above mediocrity. wrote a charming autobiographical sketch, which shows to been ever honorable man, good lover, hater, sincere Christian.