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S-4/A
CHARTER COMMUNICATIONS HOLDINGS CAPITAL CORP filed this Form S-4/A on 06/22/1999
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that, GAAP to the contrary notwithstanding, there shall be excluded (a) the
income (or deficit) of any Person accrued prior to the date it becomes a
Subsidiary of the Borrower or is merged into or consolidated with the Borrower
or any of its Subsidiaries, (b) the income (or deficit) of any Person (other
than a Subsidiary of the Borrower) in which the Borrower or any of its
Subsidiaries has an ownership interest, except to the extent that any such
income is actually received by the Borrower or such Subsidiary in the form of
dividends or similar distributions, (c) the undistributed earnings of any
Subsidiary of the Borrower (including any Excluded Acquired Subsidiary) to the
extent that the declaration or payment of dividends or similar distributions by
such Subsidiary is not at the time permitted by the terms of any Contractual
Obligation (other than under any Loan Document) or Requirement of Law applicable
to such Subsidiary and (d) whether or not distributed, the income of any
Non-Recourse Subsidiary.

            "Consolidated Operating Cash Flow": for any period with respect to
the Borrower and its Subsidiaries, Consolidated Net Income for such period plus,
without duplication and to the extent reflected as a charge in the statement of
Consolidated Net Income for such period, the sum of (i) total income tax
expense, (ii) interest expense, amortization or writeoff of debt discount and
debt issuance costs and commissions, discounts and other fees and charges
associated with Indebtedness, (iii) depreciation and amortization expense, (iv)
management fees expensed during such period, (v) any extraordinary or
non-recurring non-cash expenses or non-cash losses, provided that in the event
that the Borrower or any Subsidiary makes any cash payment in respect of any
such extraordinary or non-recurring non-cash expense, such cash payment shall be
deducted from Consolidated Operating Cash Flow in the period in which such cash
payment is made, (vi) losses on Dispositions of assets outside of the ordinary
course of business, and (vii) other noncash items reducing such Consolidated Net
Income and minus, without duplication and to the extent included in the
statement of Consolidated Net Income for such period, the sum of (i) any
extraordinary or non-recurring non-cash income or non-cash gains, (ii) gains on
Dispositions of assets outside of the ordinary course of business and (iii)
other noncash items increasing such Consolidated Net Income, all as determined
on a consolidated basis in accordance with GAAP.

            "Consolidated Total Debt": at any date, the aggregate principal
amount of all Indebtedness (other than, in the case of contingent obligations of
the type described in clause (f) of the definition of "Indebtedness", any such
obligations not constituting L/C Obligations) of the Borrower and its
Subsidiaries at such date, determined on a consolidated basis in accordance with
GAAP.

            "Contractual Obligation": as to any Person, any provision of any
debt or equity security issued by such Person or of any agreement, instrument or
other undertaking to which such Person is a party or by which it or any of its
property is bound.

            "Default": any of the events specified in Section 8, whether or not
any requirement for the giving of notice, the lapse of time, or both, has been
satisfied.

            "Disposition": with respect to any property, any sale, lease (other
than leases in the ordinary course of business, including leases of excess
office space and fiber leases), sale and leaseback, assignment, conveyance,
transfer or other disposition thereof, including pursuant to an exchange for
other property. The terms "Dispose" and "Disposed of" shall have correlative
meanings.

            "Disposition Date": as defined in Section 7.5(e).

            "Documentation Agents": as defined in the preamble hereto.

            "Dollars" and "$": dollars in lawful currency of the United States.