Definition of amortization
1 : the act or process of amortizing
2 : the result of amortizing
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The amortization chart details the month-by-month progression of your mortgage payments from mostly covering interest to mostly covering principal.
Exelon will record a one-time charge of $65 million to $110 million to account for the shutdown, which will also require it to speed up depreciation and amortization accounting totaling up to $1.1 billion.
Without the effect of those charges, the company reported a 14-percent increase in earnings before taxes, interest costs, depreciation and amortization.
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