Antecedent Debt

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Definition: Antecedent Debt

Antecedent Debt

Quick Summary of Antecedent Debt

A legally enforceable obligation, which has been in existence prior to the time in question, to reimburse another with money or property.

What is the dictionary definition of Antecedent Debt?

Dictionary Definition

An Antecedent Debt is a previously contracted debt that was once binding but has since become unenforceable.

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Modern Language Association (MLA):
Antecedent Debt. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd.
February 09, 2023
Chicago Manual of Style (CMS):
Antecedent Debt. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd. (accessed: February 09, 2023).
American Psychological Association (APA):
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Definition Sources

Definitions for Antecedent Debt 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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