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English definition of “accounts receivable”

accounts receivable

noun [plural]
 
 
(also UK debtors, also US receivables) ACCOUNTING
the amounts in a company's accounts that show money that is owed to the company by its customers: At the end of the fiscal year, the company had $106 million in accounts receivable.
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