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Noun: margin  maa(r)-jin
  1. The boundary line or the area immediately inside the boundary
    - border, perimeter
  2. An amount beyond the minimum necessary
    "the margin of victory"
  3. The amount of collateral a customer deposits with a broker when borrowing from the broker to buy securities
    - security deposit
  4. (finance) the net sales minus the cost of goods and services sold
    - gross profit, gross profit margin
  5. The blank space that surrounds the text on a page
    "he jotted a note in the margin"
  6. A permissible difference; allowing some freedom to move within limits
    - allowance, leeway, tolerance

Derived forms: margins

Type of: amount, blank space, bound, boundary, deposit, disagreement, discrepancy, divergence, down payment, earnings, edge, lucre, net, net income, net profit, place, profit, profits, space, variance

Part of: page

Encyclopedia: Margin, Iran