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Definition of

contra entry

Accounting

account entry offsetting earlier entry an entry made in the opposite side of an account to offset an earlier entry, for example, a debit against a credit

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

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