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intangible asset

noun [C]
 
 
( also intangible, invisible asset)
ACCOUNTING, FINANCE something that does not exist in a physical way, but which has value for a business, such as a brand name: A large chunk of the acquisition price will be allocated to intangible assets, including goodwill.
→  Compare tangible asset
Translations of “intangible asset”
in Chinese (Traditional) 無形資產…
in Chinese (Simplified) 无形资产…
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