book of account


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book of account

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(Accounting & Book-keeping) another name for journal4a
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Noun1.book of account - a record in which commercial accounts are recordedbook of account - a record in which commercial accounts are recorded; "they got a subpoena to examine our books"
record - a document that can serve as legal evidence of a transaction; "they could find no record of the purchase"
cost ledger - ledger showing the accumulated costs classified in various ways
general ledger - the ledger that contains all of the financial accounts of a business; contains offsetting debit and credit accounts (including control accounts)
subsidiary ledger - details of an account supporting the amount stated in the general ledger
daybook, journal - a ledger in which transactions have been recorded as they occurred
accounting system, method of accounting, accounting - a bookkeeper's chronological list of related debits and credits of a business; forms part of a ledger of accounts
References in classic literature ?
The apparition inside gave them no attention; it was apparently occupied with a book of accounts.
A good client book of accounts, in an area ripe for a little ingenuity and expansion.
The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has declared an auditor for a special audit of the book of accounts and transactions of First Leasing Company of India, from the year ended March 31, 2010.