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accounting

noun [U] uk   /əˈkaʊn.tɪŋ/  us   /-t̬ɪŋ/
the skill or activity of keeping records of the money a person or organization earns and spends US (UK accountancy) the job of being an accountant
Translations of “accounting”
in Chinese (Traditional) 會計, 會計學, 會計工作…
in Chinese (Simplified) 会计, 会计学, 会计工作…
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