Example sentences for: depreciated

How can you use “depreciated” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Even if gross national saving were only sufficient to replace depreciated capital, the economy could grow to some extent because replacing worn-out and used capital with new equipment tends to bring improved technology into the production process.

  • The renovation, improvement, or reconstruction costs to facilitate Government operations (for example, installation of communication wiring or redesign of office space) would be capitalized and depreciated over its expected useful life.

  • The book value is zero (a) if the asset is general property, plant, and equipment (PP&E) that is fully depreciated or written-off or (b) if the asset is stewardship PP&E, for which the entire cost is expensed when the asset is purchased.

  • Even if there were no net investment-that is, if gross investment were only enough to replace depreciated capital-the economy could grow to some extent because the new capital tends to embody improved technology.

  • But even before that century was out, the sense had depreciated to denote inferior--not just average--quality.

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