net


net
net adj [Anglo-French, clean, pure, from Latin nitidus bright, neat, from nitēre to shine]: remaining after deduction of all charges, outlay, or loss
the net proceeds compare gross

Merriam-Webster’s Dictionary of Law. . 1996.

net
I adjective clear, irreducible, leftover, remaining, residual, residuary, surplus, surviving, unexpended, unspent associated concepts: net assets, net balance, net capital stock, net earnings, net estate, net income, net loss, net premium, net price, net proceeds, net profit, net rents, net revenues, net value, net worth II index capture, earn, ensnare, gain, realize (obtain as a profit), trap

Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006


net
n.
The total amount remaining after all expenses and deductions.

The Essential Law Dictionary. — Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. . 2008.


net
The amount of money or value remaining after all costs, taxes, depreciation of value, losses, and other expenses and deductions have been subtracted. The term is used in net profit, net income, net loss, net worth, and net estate.
Category: Business, LLCs & Corporations → Business Accounting, Bookkeeping & Finances
Category: Business Cash Flow Problems & Bankruptcy
Category: Business, LLCs & Corporations → Business Tax & Deductions
Category: Personal Finance & Retirement → Taxes → Tax Audits

Nolo’s Plain-English Law Dictionary. . 2009.


net
The sum that remains following all permissible deductions, including charges, expenses, discounts, commissions, or taxes.

Dictionary from West's Encyclopedia of American Law. 2005.


net
The sum that remains following all permissible deductions, including charges, expenses, discounts, commissions, or taxes.

Short Dictionary of (mostly American) Legal Terms and Abbreviations.

net
   : n., adj. the amount of money or value remaining after all costs, losses, taxes, depreciation of value and other expenses and deductions have been paid and/or subtracted. Thus the term is used in net profit, net income, net loss, net worth or net estate.
   See also: net estate

Law dictionary. . 2013.

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