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proceeds

noun [plural]
 
 
/ˈprəʊsiːdz/ FINANCE
the amount of money received from an activity, event, or the sale of assets: Most of the proceeds from the sale will be used to pay the retailer's debt. Redemption proceeds of £1,000 or more can be transferred directly to the shareholder's bank account. →  See also net proceeds
Translations of “proceeds”
in Chinese (Traditional) (從事某種活動或變賣財物的)收入,收益…
in Russian выручка…
in Turkish gelir, kazanç…
in Chinese (Simplified) (从事某种活动或变卖财物的)收入,收益…
in Polish dochód…
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