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English definition of “forensic audit”

forensic audit

noun [C]
 
 
ACCOUNTING
an examination of financial records to find any illegal financial activity: The charges against him followed a nine-month forensic audit of his books, which found a pattern of false and deceptive recordkeeping.
(Definition of forensic audit from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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