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English definition of “gross interest”

gross interest

noun [U]
 
 
TAX, FINANCE, BANKING
money received in interest on bank accounts or investments before tax is paid on it: If you are a non taxpayer then you can keep your gross interest in full.
(Definition of gross interest from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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