gain

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gain

noun

Definition of GAIN

2
the amount of money left when expenses are subtracted from the total amount received <the company posted a substantial fourth-quarter gain, signaling an end to their money-losing ventures>
3
usually gains pl  an increase usually measured in money that comes from labor, business, or property <net gains this year were better than last>

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