from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A product or service that provides a steady, dependable source of funds or income.

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  • noun idiomatic, business A product, service, or enterprise that generates ongoing, high net free cash flows.
  • noun idiomatic, by extension Someone or something which is a dependable source of appreciable amounts of money; a moneymaker.

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  • noun a project that generates a continuous flow of money


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An allusion to the dairy cow, which once acquired may be milked on an ongoing basis.


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  • HU = fejos tehen (milking cow)

    July 19, 2012