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account balancenoun [C]

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BANKING the ​amount of ​money someone has in a ​bankaccount: If the ​accountbalancefalls below £3,000 the ​interestratedrops to 1% a ​year.
ACCOUNTING the ​amount shown in ​accounts that is the ​amount necessary to make the ​debits (= ​moneyspent) and credits (= ​money received)equal to each other: The only difficult ​figure in the ​balance sheet, apart from the profit and ​lossaccountbalance, is the ​minorityinterest.
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