fixed asset


any long-term asset, as a building, tract of land, or patent.

Origin of fixed asset

First recorded in 1895–1900
Also called capital asset. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

British Dictionary definitions for fixed assets

fixed assets

pl n

nontrading business assets of a relatively permanent nature, such as plant, fixtures, or goodwillAlso called: capital assets Compare current assets
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