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English definition of “share dividend”

share dividend

noun [C]     FINANCE
part of the profit of a company that is paid to shareholders in a particular period: Share dividends are free of income tax. More than a million share dividend cheques stay uncashed every year.
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(Definition of share dividend noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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