Define: Replacement Cycle

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Definition: Replacement Cycle

Quick Summary of Replacement Cycle

A replacement cycle is the pattern over which capital equipment is replaced, in particular the time from purchase to replacement.

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Dictionary Definition

The period over which a product or fixed asset will need to be replaced owing to obsolescence.


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This glossary post was last updated: 5th May 2019.