Define: Accounts Receivable

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Definition: Accounts Receivable

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Amounts due from customers, also described as a trade debtors.

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Modern Language Association (MLA):
Accounts Receivable. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd. July 22, 2019
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Accounts Receivable. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd. (accessed: July 22, 2019).
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Definition Sources

Definitions for Accounts Receivable are sourced/syndicated from:

  • Oxford Dictionary Of Economics
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

This glossary post was last updated: 23rd December 2018.