Definition of accounts receivable in English:

accounts receivable

Syllabification: ac·counts re·ceiv·a·ble

noun

  • Money owed to a company by its debtors.
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    • Another selling point is the company's current $310,000 in accounts receivable (with payables of about $130,000).
    • So even though the cost to the employer goes down and the employee saves money through smaller health-insurance premiums, the accounts receivable of the health-care providers goes up.
    • Everything from accounts receivable to payroll to tax-return preparation was done by those bureaus because we couldn't afford our own computers.

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