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Overview of noun profit

The noun profit has 2 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (6) net income, net, net profit, lucre, profit, profits, earnings

(the excess of revenues over outlays in a given period of time (including depreciation and other non-cash expenses))

2. (1) profit, gain

(the advantageous quality of being beneficial)


Overview of verb profit

The verb profit has 2 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (2) profit, gain, benefit

(derive a benefit from; "She profited from his vast experience")

2. (2) profit, turn a profit

(make a profit; gain money or materially; "The company has not profited from the merger")

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