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break–even

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adjective \ˈbrāk-ˈē-vən\

Simple Definition of break–even

  • : having equal costs and income

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of break–even

  1. :  having equal cost and income

1931

First Known Use of break–even

1931



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