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"charge account" in British English

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charge accountnoun [C]

uk   us   U (UK credit account)
a ​formalagreement 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 ​latertime
(Definition of charge account from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"charge account" in American English

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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 ​latertime
(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 ​chargeaccount is ideal for ​managingemployees' ​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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