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Alternative forms 
- (UK) amortisation
- The reduction of loan principal over a series of payments.
- The distribution of the cost of an intangible asset, such as an intellectual property right, over the projected useful life of the asset.
process of distributing asset cost
See also 
- depreciation (of tangible assets)
- depletion (of natural resources)
- Amortization of loans on Wikipedia.Wikipedia:Amortization_(business)#Amortization of loans
- Amortization of intangible assets on Wikipedia.Wikipedia:Amortization_(business)#Amortization of intangible assets
- Intangible assets on Wikipedia.Wikipedia:Intangible assets
- Fixed assets on Wikipedia.Wikipedia:Fixed assets