book of account


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book of account

n
(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
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References in classic literature ?
The apparition inside gave them no attention; it was apparently occupied with a book of accounts.
Mechanically he opened his Book of Accounts, and made the closing entry -- the entry of his last transaction with Magdalen -- in black and white.
They also contend that they are neither employees of Nairobi West hospital neither are they employees of NHIF and as such, they have no access to any book of accounts.