Definition of virement in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈvʌɪəm(ə)nt/

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[mass noun] British Finance
The process of transferring items from one financial account to another.
Example sentences
  • It also provides information about the budget virement process, and when this should/should not be used.
  • The proposed virement and preservation of the Planning Delivery Grant would be managed to ensure that the Department would not exceed its overall budget allocation


Early 20th century: from French, from virer 'to turn'.

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