Definition of forensic accounting in English:

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forensic accounting


The use of accounting skills to investigate fraud or embezzlement and to analyze financial information for use in legal proceedings.
Example sentences
  • Lastly, let me talk a little bit about forensic accounting.
  • Stanley's efforts subsequently inspired the late broadcaster Jack Webster to dub him "the founder of forensic accounting."
  • They got an awful lot of forensic accounting to do.

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Syllabification: fo·ren·sic ac·count·ing

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