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revenue reserve

noun [C or U]
 
 
FINANCE, ACCOUNTING an amount of money received from sales that a company keeps in a special account for future needs, such as paying shareholders when profits are low: They've established a special revenue reserve account for such eventualities.
→  Compare capital reserve , retained earnings
(Definition of revenue reserve from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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