paid–in capital
paid–in capital see capital

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

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  • paid-up capital — /peɪd ʌp ˈkæpətəl/ (say payd up kapuhtuhl) noun the amount of a company s capital which has been issued to shareholders. Also, issued capital …   Australian English dictionary

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