Gross Margin

Business / Finance / Gross Margin: A type of property lease in which the lessor (owner of the property being leased) pays expenses associated with ownership such as damages, taxes, and insurance.

Other Words for Gross

Gross Noun Synonyms: fat, obese, corpulent, overweight, big, large, bulky, great, heavy, ponderous, massive, cumbersome, unwieldy
Gross Adjective Synonyms: coarse, vulgar, crude, unsophisticated, uncultured, uncultivated, earthy, crass, indelicate, indecent, inappropriate, unseemly, improper, unrefined, bawdy, ribald, Rabelaisian, raw, rude, offensive, obscene, lewd, dirty, smutty, pornographic, filthy
Gross Verb Synonyms: total, aggregate, entire, pre-tax, (all-)inclusive, overall, whole
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Other Words for Margin

Margin Noun Synonyms: edge, border, perimeter, periphery, rim, lip, side, brink, verge
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Margin Of Profit

Business / Finance / Margin Of Profit: Gross profit divided by net sales. Used to measure a firm's operating efficiency and pricing policies in order to determine how competitive the firm is within the industry. MORE

Margin Department

Business / Finance / Margin Department: The department in a brokerage firm that monitors customers' margin accounts, ensuring that all short sales, stock purchases, and other positions are covered by the margin account balance. MORE

Margin Call

Business / Agriculture / Margin Call: (1) A request from a brokerage firm to a customer to bring margin deposits up to initial levels: (2) a request by the clearinghouse to a clearing member to make a deposit of original margin, or a dail MORE

Margin Agreement

Business / Finance / Margin Agreement: The agreement governing customers' margin accounts. MORE

Margin Of Safety

Business / Finance / Margin Of Safety: With respect to working capital management, the difference between (1) the amount of long-term financing and (2) the sum of fixed assets and the permanent component of current assets. MORE

Margin Of Victory

Entertainment / Football / Margin Of Victory: The total difference in points in a game, expressed as possessed by the winning team. MORE

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