Meaning of “imputed interest” in the English Dictionary

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imputed interestnoun [ U ]

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FINANCE a rate used to calculate the amount of interest that would have been paid in a particular period, even if none had been paid. For example, imputed interest is used in relation to bonds where all interest is received when they are paid back.

(Definition of “imputed interest” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)