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charge and discharge accounting

Accounting

former bookkeeping system formerly, a bookkeeping system in which a person charges himself or herself with receipts and credits himself or herself with payments. This system was used extensively before the advent of double-entry bookkeeping.

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Definitions of ’charge and discharge accounting’ and meaning of ’charge and discharge accounting’ are from the book publication, QFINANCE – The Ultimate Resource, © 2009 Bloomsbury Information Ltd. Find definitions for ’charge and discharge accounting’ and other financial terms with our online QFINANCE Financial Dictionary.

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