Definition of accountancy in English:

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Pronunciation: /əˈkaʊnt(ə)nsi/


[mass noun]
The profession or duties of an accountant.
Example sentences
  • Martin did not continue his cricket career beyond these matches and instead spent a professional career in accountancy.
  • He specialised in business studies and accountancy and, in former times, economic history.
  • Elaborating, she said that she studies computers, maths, accountancy and biology.

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