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The practice or profession of recording the accounts and transactions of a business.

book′keep′er n.
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Noun1.bookkeeper - someone who records the transactions of a businessbookkeeper - someone who records the transactions of a business
accountant, comptroller, controller - someone who maintains and audits business accounts
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[ˈbʊkˌkiːpəʳ] Ncontable mf, tenedor(a) m/f de libros, contador(a) m/f (LAm)
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A date for a proceeds of crime hearing involving a book keeper who defrauded PS200,000 from two Stirling district businesses has been set for April.
Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng today shot down claims that his role is that of a mere 'book keeper' under the Pakatan Harapan administration, stressing that he also is in charge of other agencies in Putrajaya.
Alex delos Santos, Los Banos police chief, identified the victims as Wilma Aguinaldo, 60, and a resident of Calamba City, and Rufina Mendoza, 55, a book keeper and a resident of Los Banos.
Mr Clarke, 81, was a retired mechanic, while his wife was a 78-year-old retired book keeper.
A spokeswoman for Dublin Zoo said the new silverback gorilla will be sourced through a stud book keeper.
Frey has been with The Solomon Organization for six years, most recently as the Assistant Comptroller and book keeper. In 2013, she was part of a team that converted Solomon's entire computer system from Skyline to Yardi and she is currently working on a payroll conversion from Paychex to ADP.
Lounsbury of Cornish has been promoted to Staff II Accountant; Heidi Asdot of Pittsfield has joined the firm's Employee Benefits Department as defined contribution plan administrator; Samantha Pheffer of New London has joined the firm as a Staff I accountant; Hillary Allen of Danbury has joined the firm as a Staff I accountant; Kimberley Chase of West Fairlee, Vt, has joined the firm as a part-time book keeper; and Kaitlin Dimmick of Randolph Center, Vt., has joined the firm as a Staff I accountant.
He worked as a book keeper for Nichols & Stone and later at TC Tool as a book keeper and tool & die maker.
"YWP has a state of the art giraffe house built in 2012 with a bachelor herd of four male giraffes and the capacity to take an extra male, subject to the agreement of the European stud book keeper."
She worked as a company book keeper after leaving school.
Emma, who now works as a book keeper at Alnwick's Barter Books, launched her first venture into publishing last year and is now hoping her work will reach a wider audience.