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net lossnoun [C]

uk   us   ACCOUNTING, FINANCE
the ​amount by which a company’s ​totalcosts are more than its ​totalsales during a particular ​period: The ​companyposted a ​netloss of $43.2m for 2009, compared with a ​profit of $1.1m the ​year before.
(Definition of net loss from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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