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balance sheetnoun [C]

 us   /ˈbæl·əns ˌʃit/
a ​record of the ​value of things a ​companyowns and of ​itsdebts for a ​particularperiod, usually a ​year
(Definition of balance sheet from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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balance sheetnoun [C]

uk   us  
ACCOUNTING a ​financialstatement that ​shows a company's ​assets and ​debts at a particular ​time: healthy/strong/weak balance sheet He ​points out that the ​company has the ​strongestbalance sheet among all the farm-machinery ​giants.
(Definition of balance sheet from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “balance sheet”
in Chinese (Simplified) 资产负债表,决算表…
in Turkish bilanço…
in Russian балансовый отчет…
in Chinese (Traditional) 資產負債表…
in Polish zestawienie bilansowe…
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