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Definition of

abnormal loss

Accounting

loss exceeding normal allowance any loss which exceeds the normal loss allowance. Abnormal losses are generally accounted for as though they were completed products.

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Definitions of ’abnormal loss’ and meaning of ’abnormal loss’ are from the book publication, QFINANCE – The Ultimate Resource, © 2009 Bloomsbury Information Ltd. Find definitions for ’abnormal loss’ and other financial terms with our online QFINANCE Financial Dictionary.

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