Base Period

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Definition: Base Period


Base Period


Full Definition of Base Period


A specific time period used as a benchmark in measuring financial or economic data.


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Definition Sources


Definitions for Base Period 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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