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Net

The gain or loss on a security sale as measured by the selling price of a security less the adjusted cost of acquisition.

Net

Profit or loss on a transaction. For example, in the sale of an asset, one calculates the net by taking the sale price and subtracting the outlay for buying or producing the asset. If the net is positive, one has made a profit; if it is negative, one has suffered a loss.

net

1. For the closing transaction in a security, the difference between net proceeds from the sale and the total outlay for the purchase.
2. See net income.
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But the game was marred by controversy when away supporters pulled the netting off the goal as Macclesfield's Lee Glover was waiting to take an 89th-minute penalty.
In fact the overall benefit is better than that, because with netting off savers pay no tax because they are not receiving any interest on which to pay tax.
When Richard Barker was brought down, Oxford fans pulled the netting off the goal for the second time in the game, causing an extended break.