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compound

adjective
 
 
/ˈkɒmpaʊnd/ FINANCE
used to describe a system of calculating interest in which it is paid on both the amount of money invested or borrowed and on the interest that has been added to it: The investment has grown $1,000 into $3,552 over five years, a compound annual return of 28.6%.
Translations of “compound”
in Spanish compuesto…
in Korean 혼합의…
in Arabic مُركَب…
in Portuguese composto…
in French composé…
in German zusammengesetzt…
in Catalan compost…
in Japanese 複合の…
in Italian composto…
in Chinese (Traditional) 複合的, (利息)以複利計算的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 复合的, (利息)以复利计算的…
(Definition of compound adjective from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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