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1. Said of an asset which is not continuously in use.
2. Said of a thinly traded security.

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The inactive equipment has been fully depreciated on its book value but it can still provide use to some business owners.

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The account had been inactive for a long time, so the moderator decided that he should delete it so it would not take up any space.

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John Smith was disappointed because he invested in an inactive asset and he could not easily sell his shares in Widgets Incorporated.

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inactive security inactive stock/bond