expense account


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expense account

n.
An account of expenses for repayment to an employee.

expense account

n
1. (Accounting & Book-keeping) an arrangement by which expenses incurred in the course of a person's work are refunded by his employer or deducted from his income for tax purposes
2. (Accounting & Book-keeping) a record of such expenses
3. (Accounting & Book-keeping) (modifier) informal paid for by an employer or by money allowable against tax: an expense-account lunch.

expense′ account`


n.
an account of business expenditures for which an employee will be reimbursed.
[1870–75]
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Noun1.expense account - an account to which salespersons or executives can charge travel and entertainment expensesexpense account - an account to which salespersons or executives can charge travel and entertainment expenses
account statement, accounting, account - a statement of recent transactions and the resulting balance; "they send me an accounting every month"
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