annualized

annualize

[an-yoo-uh-lahyz]
verb (used with object), annualized, annualizing.
1.
to calculate for or as for an entire year: Investors earned an annualized rate of seven percent paid quarterly.
verb (used without object), annualized, annualizing.
2.
to be annualized.
Also, especially British, annualise.


Origin:
annual + -ize

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annualize or annualise (ˈænjʊəˌlaɪz)
 
vb
(tr) to convert (a rate of interest) to an annual rate when it is quoted for a period of less than a year: credit card companies are obliged to quote an annualized percentage rate to borrowers
 
annualise or annualise
 
vb

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