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income  


      n  
1    the amount of monetary or other returns, either earned or unearned, accruing over a given period of time  
2    receipts; revenue  
3    Rare   an inflow or influx  
     (C13 (in the sense: arrival, entrance): from Old English incumen a coming in)  


disposable income  
      n  
1    the money a person has available to spend after paying taxes, pension contributions, etc.  
2    the total amount of money that the individuals in a community, country, etc., have available to buy consumer goods  
earned income  
      n   income derived from paid employment and comprising mainly wages and salaries  
Family Income Supplement  
      n   (in Britain) formerly a means-tested benefit for families who had at least one dependent child, and whose earnings from full-time work were low,   (Abbrev.)    FIS  
franked investment income  
      n   dividends from one UK company received by another on which the paying company has paid corporation tax so that the receiving company has no corporation tax to pay; the tax credit included in the dividend can be set against the receiving company's advance corporation tax on its own dividends  
income bond  
      n   a bond that pays interest at a rate in direct proportion to the issuer's earnings  
income group  
      n   a group in a given population having incomes within a certain range  
income support  
      n   (in Britain, formerly) a social security payment for people on very low incomes  
income tax  
      n   a personal tax, usually progressive, levied on annual income subject to certain deductions  
national income  
      n     (Economics)   the total of all incomes accruing over a specified period to residents of a country and consisting of wages, salaries, profits, rent, and interest  
private income  
      n   an income from sources other than employment, such as investment,   (Also called)    private means  
unearned income  
      n   income from property, investment, etc., comprising rent, interest, and dividends  
unfranked income  
      n   any income from an investment that does not qualify as franked investment income  
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n.
hin, often tapered piece of material, such as wood, stone, or metal, used to fill gaps, make something level, or adjust something to fit properly
n.
government by revocable delegates chosen and controlled by groups of 25 delegators. Revocable delegates designated the higher levels : basis delegate, council delegate, deputy-delegate, national delegate, international delegate, and world delegate.

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