partial remainders

What is partial remainders?

partial remainders meaning in Information Science terminology / glossary / dictionary is:

A quantity of books offered by the publisher at lower than list price to selected booksellers who are permitted to sell copies retail at less than the published price, even though the books are still considered net. This practice is condemned by publishers’ and booksellers’ associations because it gives some booksellers an unfair competitive advantage over others in the same market.


reference: ABC-CLIO