debt/capital ratio Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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debt/capital rationoun [C]

(also debt-to-capital ratio) uk   us   (abbreviation D/C ratio)
FINANCE a company's ​debt as a ​percentage of its ​capital as a whole, used to ​calculate if it has ​borrowed too much, if it can ​borrow more, etc.: The ​company has a ​financialpolicy of ​maintaining a ​netdebt/​capitalratio which does not ​exceed 45%.
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