account receivable
noun (plural accounts receivable) Date: 1936 a balance due from a debtor on a current account

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  • account receivable — account re·ceiv·able / ri sē və bəl/ n pl accounts receivable: a balance due from a debtor on a current account Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. account receivable …   Law dictionary

  • account receivable — n. pl. accounts receivable the amount owed to a business by a debtor, usually for goods or services …   English World dictionary

  • account receivable — gautina suma statusas Aprobuotas sritis buhalterinė apskaita ir finansinė atskaitomybė apibrėžtis Suma, kurią gauti teisė atsiranda pagal sandorius arba teisės aktus. atitikmenys: angl. account receivable šaltinis Lietuvos Respublikos finansų… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • account receivable — account′ receiv′able n. pl. accounts receivable bus a claim against a debtor, usu. for the sale of goods or services • Etymology: 1935–40 …   From formal English to slang

  • account receivable — pl. accounts receivable. a claim against a debtor, carried on open account, usually limited to debts due from the sale of goods and services. [1935 40] * * * Any amount owed to a business as the result of a purchase of goods or services from it… …   Universalium

  • account receivable — noun (plural accounts receivable) : a balance due from a debtor on a current account * * * pl. accounts receivable. a claim against a debtor, carried on open account, usually limited to debts due from the sale of goods and services. [1935 40] …   Useful english dictionary

  • account receivable — A debt, owed to an enterprise, that arises in the normal course of business dealings and is not supported by negotiable paper. For example, the charge accounts of a department store. But income due from investments (unless investments are the… …   Black's law dictionary

  • account receivable — A debt, owed to an enterprise, that arises in the normal course of business dealings and is not supported by negotiable paper. For example, the charge accounts of a department store. But income due from investments (unless investments are the… …   Black's law dictionary

  • account receivable — An account owing on an open account. 1 Am J2d Acctg § 2. See bills receivable …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • account receivable — noun Amount recorded as being owed by a customer for sales on credit or on account …   Wiktionary

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