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account,

n a basic storage unit in an accounting system. Individual accounts accept debit and credit entries that reflect the different types of transactions made by the practice.
account book,
n a book in which the financial transactions of a business or profession are entered. Such books may be admitted as evidence.
account, open,
n a straightforward arrangement between the dental provider and the patient for the handling of financial payments due the dental provider and owed by the patient.
account, payable,
n a dollar amount owed to creditors for items or services purchased from them.
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2) The alternating pages of receipts and expenses in theatrical account books disclose revenues, production expenditures, performer salaries, profitability, and financial (mis)management, each contributing to our understanding of the risks of cultural entrepreneurship and the business of making a living in the theatre.
Although Henslowe has undoubtedly left something quite valuable to scholars, further investigation of the manner of presentation by which he recorded his accounts reveals that his work should not be judged by the standards of professionally compiled account books of the early modern period (by which it can so easily be dismissed).
The medieval account books of the Mercers of London; an edition and translation; 2v.
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The forms are to be filled out using the same terminology of their account books and financial statements, thus ensuring higher data quality and improving the response rate.
Based around his account books, it is illustrated with 49 full-colour plates, providing a fascinating insight into a man who almost bankrupted himself in his pursuit and patronage of elegance.
Most probably G4S have been focusing on their account books and calculating the mass profits to be made, thus sidelining the core issue of the security itself.
The two account books (1724-85) and seven registers (1765-80) reveal the names of constables and watchmen, crimes carried out and the punishments handed down.
It is believed that worshipping these newly made account books would bring wealth and is considered auspicious by the business community.
online According to information released to the ECHO under the Freedom of Information Act, items confiscated by police included time sheets to log sex workers' hours, account books, purchase records and receipts, building surveys and leases.
Some North Indian business communities start their financial year on Diwali and new account books are opened on this day.