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outturnnoun [S or U]

uk   us   /ˈaʊtˌtɜːn/
UK ACCOUNTING, ECONOMICS used to ​talk about the ​result for ​sales, ​growth, etc. ​achieved in a particular ​period, rather than what was expected or ​planned: He was ​budgeting for zero ​net new ​business this ​year, while ​expressing his hope that the outturn would be better than this. The outturn was well below City ​expectations of an 0.8% ​increase.
PRODUCTION a ​totalamount of ​goods or ​servicesproduced during a particular ​period of ​time: The whisky was ​released in 2004 with an outturn of just 2400 bottles.
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