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break-even point

Definition of break-even point

  1. :  the point at which what one earns matches what one spends <After years of losing money the company has finally reached the break-even point and we hope to make a profit soon.>



Word by Word Definitions

break-evenplay
  1. :  having equal cost and income

pointplay
  1. :  an individual detail :  item

    :  a distinguishing detail

    :  the most important essential in a discussion or matter

  1. :  to furnish with a point :  sharpen

    :  to give added force, emphasis, or piquancy to

    :  to scratch out the old mortar from the joints of (as a brick wall) and fill in with new material


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