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"charge account" in British English

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charge accountnoun [C]

uk   /ˈtʃɑːdʒ əˌkaʊnt/ us   /ˈtʃɑːrdʒ əˌkaʊnt/ U UK credit account
a formal agreement between a shop or other business and a customer, in which the customer can take goods and pay the shop or business for them at a later time
(Definition of charge account from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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charge accountnoun [C]

us   /ˈtʃɑrdʒ ə·kɑʊnt/
an arrangement that allows a customer to buy things and pay for them at a later time
(Definition of charge account from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"charge account" in Business English

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charge accountnoun [C]

uk   us  
COMMERCE an account which allows you to buy and take away goods, and use services, and pay for them later: This charge account is ideal for managing employees' expenses.
(Definition of charge account from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “charge account”
in Chinese (Simplified) 信用账户, 赊欠账户…
in Chinese (Traditional) 信用帳戶, 賒欠帳戶…
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