- rate of depreciation
- rate of depreciation ˌrate of depreciˈation noun [countable] ACCOUNTINGthe rate at which an asset is calculated to go down in value each year, especially in the annual accounts for a business; = DEPRECIATION RATE:
• The rate of depreciation slows down significantly in the second and third years but still runs at around 20 percent a year.
* * *rate of depreciation UK US noun [S]
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