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balance brought downnoun [C]

uk   us   (abbreviation balance b/d, also balance brought forward, abbreviation balance b/f, abbreviation balance b/fwd)
ACCOUNTING the ​balance at the beginning of a new ​period, which is the same as the ​balance at the end of the previous ​period
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