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capital chargenoun [C]

uk   us  
ACCOUNTING the ​cost to a ​company of ​borrowingmoney to ​buy or ​improve the ​buildings, ​equipment, etc. that it uses to ​produceproducts or ​provideservices: We ​defineeconomicprofit as the ​operatingprofit, ​minustax, ​minus a ​capitalcharge.
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