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net2

/nɛt/
adjective
1.
remaining after all deductions, as for taxes, expenses, losses, etc: net profit Compare gross (sense 2)
2.
(of weight) after deducting tare
3.
ultimate; final; conclusive (esp in the phrase net result)
noun
4.
net income, profits, weight, etc
verb nets, netting, netted
5.
(transitive) to yield or earn as clear profit
Word Origin
C14: clean, neat, from French netneat1; related to Dutch net, German nett

nett

/nɛt/
adjective, noun, verb
1.
a variant spelling of net2
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