write sth back Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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write sth back

phrasal verb with write uk   us   /raɪt/ verb (wrote, written)
ACCOUNTING, FINANCE to ​add an ​amount to a company's ​profit for a particular ​periodrelating to a possible future ​cost that will not now have to be ​paid: The group's $50m ​profitrise was helped by writing back unused ​provisions made in previous ​years.
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