Amortized Cost

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Definition: Amortized Cost


Amortized Cost


Full Definition of Amortized Cost


An accounting technique for handling bonds and other limited-term intangible assets. The amortized cost of a bond is gradually reduced on successive balance sheets, treating the bond discount as an asset until the point at which the bond matures.


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Definition Sources


Definitions for Amortized Cost are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

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