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capex Syllabification: cap·ex
Pronunciation: /ˈkapeks/

Definition of capex in English:

noun

Finance
Capital expenditure: in the current year the company’s capex is expected to be in the region of $200 million
More example sentences
  • In the current year the company's capex is expected to be in the region of US $200 million.
  • Capex is usually the last factor to turn in a cyclical recovery.
  • Even so, the US will still account for 30 per cent of the total capex.

Origin

1980s: shortened form of capital expenditure.

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