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accounts receivablenoun [plural]

uk   us   (also UK debtors, also US receivables) ACCOUNTING
the ​amounts in a company's ​accounts that show ​money that is ​owed to the ​company by its ​customers: At the end of the ​fiscalyear, the ​company had $106 million in ​accounts receivable.
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