[hahyuh r-pur-chuh s] /ˈhaɪərˈpɜr tʃəs/
a system of payment for a commodity in regular installments while using it.
(Brit & Austral, NZ & South African)
HP, h.p., US and Canadian equivalents instalment plan, installment plan
- Hire-purchase system
[hahyuh r-pur-chuh s] /ˈhaɪərˈpɜr tʃəs/ noun, British. 1. a system of payment for a commodity in regular installments while using it.
[hahyuh r] /haɪər/ verb (used with object), hired, hiring. 1. to engage the services of (a person or persons) for wages or other payment: to hire a clerk. 2. to engage the temporary use of at a set price; rent: to hire a limousine. noun 3. the act of hiring. 4. the state or condition […]
[hahy-rez] /ˈhaɪˈrɛz/ adjective, Computers, Informal. 1. (def 2). adjective High-resolution; of satisfyingly high quality: a high-res monitor high resolution
high intensity radiation field