Definition of net profit in English:

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net profit

noun

The actual profit after working expenses not included in the calculation of gross profit have been paid.
Example sentences
  • Of that, £9m went to the pilots and other expenses, leaving a net profit of almost £2m.
  • Elan reported a return to profitability yesterday, making net profits of $17.3 million for the second quarter of the year.
  • The court noted that the jury seemed to have based its punitive damage calculation on the annual net profits of Anthem's parent - $172 million.

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Syllabification: net prof·it

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