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passive lossnoun [C or U]

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a ​loss that ​results from a ​businessactivity in which you are not involved in an ​active way: Many who ​earnmoney from ​renting out ​properties have suffered large ​passivelosses since the ​collapse of the ​market.
(Definition of passive loss from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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