noun A popular back formation heard more commonly in Queen’s English, from the verb spend, corresponding to the amount of money spent on something

Example The CMU–Commercial Medicines Unit works collaboratively with both NHS pharmacists and suppliers in the collation and analysis of secondary care medicines spend on behalf of both the Department of Health and the NHS via its information systems

Reference cmu.dh.gov.uk/  


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