Definition of control account in English:

control account

Line breaks: con|trol ac|count


An account used to record the balances on a number of subsidiary accounts and to provide a cross-check on them.
More example sentences
  • The earned value literature suggests that another purpose of an MR budget is motivational: to create a ‘budget challenge’ for control account managers.
  • As a motivation tool, an MR budget creates incentives for control account managers and others to operate more efficiently.
  • Unreconciled difference on debtors control account amounted to R354-million.

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