amortisation


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Noun1.amortisation - the reduction of the value of an asset by prorating its cost over a period of yearsamortisation - the reduction of the value of an asset by prorating its cost over a period of years
reduction, step-down, diminution, decrease - the act of decreasing or reducing something
2.amortisation - payment of an obligation in a series of installments or transfersamortisation - payment of an obligation in a series of installments or transfers
defrayal, defrayment, payment - the act of paying money
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With revenues more or less stable at R5,6 billion, operating profit before amortisation improved sharply to R596 million.
The Internet segment in the aggregate reported a net operating profit before amortisation, with revenues at R464 million, up from R421 million.
In contrast, operating profit before amortisation charges grew to R458 million.