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Definition: Ambit

Quick Summary of Ambit

A boundary line that indicates ownership of a parcel of land as opposed to other parcels; an exterior or enclosing line. The limits of a power or jurisdiction. The delineation of the scope of a particular subject matter.

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Modern Language Association (MLA):
Ambit. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd. October 16, 2021
Chicago Manual of Style (CMS):
Ambit. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd. (accessed: October 16, 2021).
American Psychological Association (APA):
Ambit. Retrieved October 16, 2021, from website:

Definition Sources

Definitions for Ambit are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

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