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balance sheet

noun [C]  /ˈbæl·əns ˌʃit/ us  
a record of the value of things a company owns and of its debts for a particular period, usually a year
Translations of “balance sheet”
in Chinese (Traditional) 資產負債表…
in Russian балансовый отчет…
in Turkish bilanço…
in Chinese (Simplified) 资产负债表,决算表…
in Polish zestawienie bilansowe…
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