Meaning of ACCOUNTING in English

transcription, транскрипция: [ ə-ˈkau̇n-tiŋ ]


Date: circa 1716

1. : the system of recording and summarizing business and financial transactions and analyzing, verifying, and reporting the results ; also : the principles and procedures of accounting


a. : work done in accounting or by accountants

b. : an instance of applied accounting or of the settling or presenting of accounts

3. : account 3

Merriam-Webster's Collegiate English vocabulary.      Энциклопедический словарь английского языка Merriam Webster.