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Black

Informal; describing a financial statement that ends with a positive assessment. For example, if a company produces a profit for a given period of time, it is said to be "in the black." The term comes from the color of ink used for such statements. See also: Red.

black

Of or relating to the profitability of a firm or the operations of a firm. The term derives from the color of ink used to enter a profit figure on a financial statement. Compare red.
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Agnes G's motherhood memoir The Reigning Black Sheep details the trials and triumphs of raising a son with cerebral palsy.
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His description of how Vince Capone who was a law enforcement officer and must have been regarded by his gangster brother, Al Capone, as a black sheep of the family, was particularly funny.
Even when people lie on oath to implicate others; even when people concoct stories and manufacture evidence to trap others; even when they lie in statements, lie in FIRs, lie in testimony and lie as eyewitnesses; even when innocent people like Aasia Bibi languish on death row for a decade and are found innocent by the highest court in the land - even then black sheep are hard to find.
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The official sources told reporter here on Friday that the district food department received information that the owner of a restaurant and hotel had stocked 600 bags of wheat flour which he got on special subsidized rates in connivance with the black sheep in the department concerned.