balanced budget

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balanced budget

When the government’s spending equals its revenue from, for example, taxation. Compare budget deficit; budget surplus.
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Noun1.balanced budget - a budget is balanced when current expenditures are equal to receipts
budget - a summary of intended expenditures along with proposals for how to meet them; "the president submitted the annual budget to Congress"
Translations
vyrovnaný rozpočet
Nullbudget
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