annum annum  /ˈæ nəm/


  • (n) (Latin) year


  1. He jacked up its production from 40 cars per day to 550; established its name as a synonym for soundness; increased the Buick profits to 50 millions per annum.
  2. Their compensation: some 60 cases of sherry per annum, for inspiration.
  3. She took up her husband's bubbles as vice-president of the company, which she watched carefully as it developed a turnover of some ten millions per annum.


  1. MagIndustries Corp.: First Shipment of Construction Equipment and Materials for the Mengo Project Arrives in Pointe ...

    MagIndustries Corp. is pleased to report that the first ship carrying construction equipment and materials for construction of the Company's 1.2 million tonnes per annum Mengo Potash Project in the Republic ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance

  2. Verdantix Forecasts That US Spending On Energy, Environment & Sustainability Will Be Locked In A Low Growth Trajectory ...

    Spending in the US market on energy, environment and sustainability initiatives by large corporations will grow at just 5% per annum until 2017, according to a new market size and forecast study from independent analyst firm Verdantix.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance


  1. "The first challenge is to return the GDP growth rate of 9 percent per annum at the earliest," Mukherjee said in his address to parliament. "The second challenge is to deepen and broaden the agenda for inclusive development."
    on Jul 5, 2009 By: Pranab Mukherjee Source: Reuters

  2. "Ghana is one of the most attractive markets in Africa with mobile subscribers growing at more than 55 per cent per annum and mobile penetration around 35 per cent. I expect that our investment will generate substantial benefits for Vodafone and for...
    on Jul 3, 2008 By: Arun Sarin Source: Zee News

  3. As Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said recently, "We must endeavour to raise our agricultural growth rate from around 2% per annum to 4%."
    on Jun 22, 2010 By: Manmohan Singh Source:

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