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"accounting" in British English

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accountingnoun [U]

uk   /əˈkaʊn.tɪŋ/  us   /-t̬ɪŋ/
the ​skill or ​activity of ​keepingrecords of the ​money a ​person or ​organizationearns and ​spends US (UK accountancy) the ​job of being an ​accountant
(Definition of accounting from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"accounting" in American English

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accountingnoun [U]

 us   /əˈkɑʊn·tɪŋ/
the ​job of ​keeping or ​examining the ​records of ​moneyreceived, ​paid, and ​owed by a ​company or ​person
(Definition of accounting from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"accounting" in Business English

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accountingnoun [U]

uk   /əˈkaʊntɪŋ/  us   /-ṱɪŋ/ ACCOUNTING
the ​work of preparing the ​financialrecords of ​people, ​companies, or ​organizations: accounting methods/practices/procedures The ​lawsuitalleges that the ​company "has ​engaged in a ​pattern of ​questionablebusiness and accounting ​practices".accounting irregularities/issues/scandals Shares in the ​grouphalved in January when it revealed accounting ​irregularities at its North American ​business. accounting ​packages/​software/​solutions
( UK accountancy) the ​job of being an accountant: Accounting has always been a popular ​career for women. an accounting ​firm
(Definition of accounting from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “accounting”
in Chinese (Simplified) 会计, 会计学, 会计工作…
in Chinese (Traditional) 會計, 會計學, 會計工作…
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