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capital expenditure

[′kap·ət·əl ik′spen·di·chər]
(industrial engineering)
Money spent for long-term additions or improvements and charged to a capital assets account.
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But, if you're improving the facilities or actually adding something new, that will probably fall into the capital expense category.
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In a more predictable scenario, with less Federal Government interference, the hydrocarbon production may grow based on some capital expenses with maintenance of wells.
The Indianapolis-Marion County Public Library District has minimal operating risks, with past changes in financial position related to the internal funding of capital expenses.
Reduced capital expenses, resulting in the ability to quickly introduce new revenue-generating services to the marketplace