net income

net income
noun
the excess of revenues over outlays in a given period of time (including depreciation and other non-cash expenses)
Syn: ↑net, ↑net profit, ↑lucre, ↑profit, ↑profits, ↑earnings
Derivationally related forms: ↑profiteer (for: ↑profit), ↑profit (for: ↑profit), ↑net (for: ↑net)
Hypernyms: ↑income
Hyponyms:
Part Meronyms: ↑share, ↑portion, ↑part, ↑percentage

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noun
: the balance of gross income remaining after deducting related costs and expenses usually for a given period and losses allocable to the period

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the excess of revenues and gains of a business over expenses and losses during a given period of time.
[1760-70]

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