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matching

noun [U]
 
 
/ˈmætʃɪŋ/
the act of giving or offering the same amount of money as has been given, collected, or offered by someone else: Price matching is not our usual policy.
ACCOUNTING a process in which money paid during a particular period should be matched against money made in the same period: The matching principle requires that expenses be matched with revenues.
(Definition of matching noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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