operating loss Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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operating lossnoun [C]

uk   us   ACCOUNTING
the ​amount by which the ​cost of ​goodssoldplus operatingexpenses is more than a company's ​income in a particular ​period of ​time: The ​company made an ​operatingloss of £1.2m on ​turnover of £111m in the ​year to end of March.
(Definition of operating loss from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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