Definition of forensic accounting in English:

forensic accounting

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[mass noun]
  • The use of accounting skills to investigate fraud or embezzlement and to analyse financial information for use in legal proceedings.
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    • 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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