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English definition of “receivables”

receivables

noun [plural]
 
 
/rɪˈsiːvəblz/ US
ACCOUNTING amounts owed by customers to a company at a particular time and not yet paid: The company improved the management of its receivables by getting customers to pay faster. Many small firms struggle with the problem of receivables that will never be paid back.
→  See also accounts receivable
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