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dilute

Chem
a. (of a solution, suspension, mixture, etc.) having a low concentration or a concentration that has been reduced by admixture
b. (of a substance) present in solution, esp a weak solution in water

dilute

[dī′lüt]
(chemistry)
To make less concentrated.
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31 were $366 million, or 89 cents per diluted share, compared with $385 million, or 91 cents per diluted share, a year ago.
Stock subscriptions that are partially paid and do not share in dividends until fully paid are treated like warrants and included in diluted EPS using the treasury stock method, discussed later.
But the diluted juice labeling battle is not just a nutrition issue.
Under the FASB tentative conclusions, the number of shares assumed repurchased on exercise of warrants or options would no longer be capped at 20% of the already outstanding common stock for diluted EPS.
07 per diluted share after tax to reflect the impact of SFAS 123(R) applicable to stock based compensation; in 2006 the impact of SFAS 123(R) is expected to be approximately $0.
70 per diluted share, in the third quarter 2017, and $28 million, or $0.
As a result, the Company expects diluted EPS from continuing operations for the three months ended September 30, 2006, to be approximately $0.
Excluding these two items, the expected third quarter earnings per diluted share would be $.
The Company expects adjusted earnings per basic and diluted share of $0.
The Company noted that it is revising its outlook for net sales and diluted earnings per share for the first quarter of fiscal 2006 and full year fiscal 2006.
03 per diluted share, a 59% increase over fourth quarter 2004 net income of $86.