Definitions for "Capital expenditure"
An improvement (as distinguished from a repair) that will have a life of more than one year. Capital expenditures are generally depreciated over their useful life, as distinguished from repairs, which are subtracted from income of the current year.
An expenditure which benefits a future accounting period by adding assets to the company or extending the life or capacity of existing assets.
The cost of acquiring, producing or enhancing fixed assets.
Keywords:  outlay, cash, refer
an outlay of cash for a
Investment of financial resources
Cash outflows associated with a long term investment or capital budgeting projects.
Keywords:  town, appropriation, bond, issue, items
A Town appropriation or bond issue for items over $100,000 or with a life of over 3 years.
Keywords:  major, projects, building, long, new
Refers to money set aside for major new building or other long-term projects.