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extinguish

verb abolish, abort, annihilate, annul, assassinate, blot out, bring to an end, butcher, cancel, choke, crush, cut out, deaden, deal destruction, demolish, deracinate, devastate, dismantle, dispel, dispense with, do away with, drown out, efface, end, eradicate, erase, expunge, extinguere, extirpate, finish off, hold down, keep down, kill, kill by suffocation, lay waste to, liquidate, murder, nullify, obliterate, put an end to, put out, put to death, quash, quell, quench, raze, reduce to nothing, repress, restinguere, ruin, shatter, slaughter, slay, smother, squash, squelch, stifle, strangle, subdue, suffocate, suppress, terminate, wipe out
Associated concepts: extinguish a debt, extinguish a legacy, extinguish a right
Foreign phrases: Resoluto jure concedentis resolvitur jus concessum.When the right of the grantor is extinguished the right granted is extinguished. Extincto subjecto, tolliiur adjunctum. When the substance is extinguished, the innident ceases.
See also: abolish, annul, cancel, cease, defeat, destroy, disappear, efface, eradicate, expunge, extirpate, inhibit, kill, obliterate, quash, stifle, strangle, subvert, suppress, void
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76, Extinguishment of Debt, clearly states losses on early extinguishments have to be recognized in the period of extinguishment, not in the period before the extinguishment.
Unaudited Financial Highlights (In thousands, except per share amounts) 12 Weeks Ended 12/31/00 12/26/99 Total revenues $ 7,586 $ 21,539 Hotel revenues $ 3,114 $ 14,476 Earnings (loss) from continuing operations before extraordinary items $ (1,241) $ (1,633) Extraordinary gain on early extinguishment of debt 98 1,595 Net income (loss) $ (1,143) $ (38) Earnings per common share: Basic: Income (loss) from continuing operations before extraordinary items $ (0.
01 per common share, for the net loss on extinguishments of debt.
The Company has retroactively changed its practice of measuring and accounting for credit enhancement assets to the cash-out method from the cash-in method as required by the Financial Accounting Standards Board's ("FASB") Special Report, "A Guide to Implementation of Statement 125 on Accounting for Transfers and Servicing of Financial Assets and Extinguishments of Liabilities, Second Edition," dated December 1998, and related guidance set forth in statements made by the staff of the Securities and Exchange Commission ("SEC") on December 8, 1998.
125, "Accounting for Transfers and Servicing of Financial Assets and Extinguishments of Liabilities" for transactions of the company.
85 million of its notes as well as certain other debt extinguishments, as compared to $6.