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  • n. Another term for current account.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. an account or register of debt or credit in a book.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. An account. or register of debt or credit in a book.
  • n. Specifically, in bookkeeping by double entry, an account showing the transactions of a merchant in regard to some particular commodity or branch of trade placed under a heading such as “stock,” “cotton,” etc., and not referred to a person with whom they may have been effected.


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