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accountancynoun [U]

uk   /əˈkaʊn.tən.si/  us   /-t̬ən-/ UK (US accounting)
the job of being an accountant: He works in accountancy. an accountancy firm
Translations of “accountancy”
in Korean 회계업무…
in Arabic مُحاسبة…
in Portuguese contabilidade…
in Catalan comptabilitat…
in Japanese 会計士の仕事, 経理の仕事…
in Italian contabilità…
in Chinese (Traditional) 會計工作, 會計職業…
in Russian бухгалтерия…
in Turkish muhasebe…
in Chinese (Simplified) 会计工作, 会计职业…
in Polish księgowość…
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