chartered accountant


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char·tered accountant

(chär′tərd)
n. Abbr. CA Chiefly British
A member of one of the institutes of accountants granted a royal charter.

chartered accountant

n
(Professions) (in Britain) an accountant who has passed the professional examinations of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales, the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Scotland, or the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Ireland. Abbreviation: CA

char′tered account′ant


n.
Brit.
a member of the Institute of Accountants.
[1850–55]

chartered accountant

CPA
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.chartered accountant - a British or Canadian accountant who is a member of a professional body that has a royal charter
accountant, comptroller, controller - someone who maintains and audits business accounts
Translations

chartered accountant

n (Brit) → staatlich geprüfter Bilanzbuchhalter, staatlich geprüfte Bilanzbuchhalterin

chartered accountant

[ˈtʃɑːtədəˈkaʊntənt] n (Brit) → commercialista m/f
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In a day or two the answer came back that he had not a vacancy, and was very much opposed to the whole scheme; the profession was greatly overcrowded, and without capital or connections a man had small chance of becoming more than a managing clerk; he suggested, however, that Philip should become a chartered accountant.
He was by profession a chartered accountant, and inclined to be stout; and all rather stout chartered accountants are sentimental.
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