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retained profitnoun [U or plural]

uk   us   ACCOUNTING, FINANCE
→  retained earnings : After dividends were paid out, the retained profit was €8.8m. The lack of retained profits restricts business owners' ability to invest in the new technology.
(Definition of retained profit from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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