Meaning of “pre-exceptional” in the English Dictionary


"pre-exceptional" in Business English

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pre-exceptionaladjective [ before noun ]

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ACCOUNTING used in financial reports to describe results that are based on a company's normal activities, without considering exceptional items (= items that relate to unusual events that do not happen regularly) such as the sale of assets:

Group pre-exceptional profits rose 12% to £243.8 million.

(Definition of “pre-exceptional” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)