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audit

verb [T] uk   /ˈɔː.dɪt/ us    /ˈɑː-/

audit verb [T] (FINANCE)

to make an official examination of the accounts of a business and produce a report

audit verb [T] (EDUCATION)

US to go to a class or educational course for pleasure or interest, without being tested or receiving a grade at the end: As a senior citizen, he is allowed to audit university classes.

audit

noun [C] uk   /ˈɔː.dɪt/ us    /ˈɑː-/
an official examination of the accounts of a business: The company has an audit at the end of each financial year.
Translations of “audit”
in Spanish auditoría…
in French vérification des comptes…
in German die Rechnungsprüfung…
in Chinese (Traditional) 金融, 查…的賬目, 審計…
in Russian аудит…
in Turkish hesap ya da bilanço kontrolü yapan kişi…
in Chinese (Simplified) 金融, 查…的账目, 审计…
in Polish kontrola (finansowa), audyt…
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