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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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Consequently, a range of stakeholders from big time farm owners to industrialists and business people, all refuse to acknowledge that they must be brought to account for their dues.
Temporal and divine authority are again brought to account in what is now probably the artist's best-known project: Ecce Homo, 1999.
If Etoile and the Ritz aren't brought to account in Paris then we'll have to do it over here," he said.
Capital and revenue expenditure related to the Group's Year 2000 program is being brought to account as and when incurred.
AFTER weeks of campaigning on the deteriorating state of the NHS in Scotland, the SNP Government have been brought to account on the floor of the parliament.
He said, laws under Food Authority Act were being made more strict so that sellers of dead or stale meat could be brought to account.
A small minority of supporters overstepped the mark and their conduct is deemed to be unacceptable at a football fixture and Lancashire Police alongside Blackpool Football Club, the FA, the UK Football Policing Unit and the Crown Prosecution Service will look to ensure they are brought to account for their actions.
It is time those preachers who lecture and brainwash the youth to depart from the true path are brought to account.
If it's not theft thEn it must be down to poor quality, so who will be brought to account for supplying goods clearly not fit for purpose?
A current Wrexham county councillor, Coun King, also firmly believes there were people in prominent positions who escaped being brought to account for child abuse.
The police should be brought to account for their incompetence, lies, deception, and corruption.
It shows a total disregard for the disabled parking and blue badge system and whoever is responsible for this should be brought to account.