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Meaning of “self-financing” in the English Dictionary

"self-financing" in British English

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self-financingadjective

uk   us   /ˌselfˈfaɪ.næn.sɪŋ/
paid for only by the ​money that an ​activity itself ​produces: Fees would have to ​triple to make the ​courses self-financing.
(Definition of self-financing from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"self-financing" in Business English

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self-financingadjective

uk   us   /ˌselfˈfaɪnænsɪŋ/ (also self-financed) FINANCE
a self-financing ​project, ​business, etc. can ​grow and ​develop using just the ​profit that it ​produces, without needing to ​borrowmoney: The Postal Service, which is supposed to be self-financing, may need ​taxpayers' ​help.
(Definition of self-financing from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “self-financing”
in Chinese (Simplified) 自筹资金的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 自籌資金的…
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