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balance sheet
used in Atlas Shrugged

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Definition
a financial report summarizing a person's or organization's financial assets and the claims against those assets at a given time
  • But on the balance sheets of Taggart Transcontinental, the checks of Jim's subsidies for empty trains bore larger figures than the profit brought by the best freight train of the busiest industrial division.
    2.1 Part 2 Chapter 1 — The Man Who Belonged on Earth (32% in)
  • Just look at my balance sheet-and then look at the books of a certain competitor of mine, who's got all the customers, all the raw materials, all the technical advantages and a monopoly on secret formulas-then tell me who's the profiteer!
    2.6 Part 2 Chapter 6 — Miracle Metal (9% in)

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