Business, Legal & Accounting Glossary
An entry made into an account or statement to nullify a previous entry.
adj. Latin for “against” or “opposite to”. This usage is usually found in legal writing in statements like: “The decision in the case of Hammerhead v. Nail is contra to the rule stated in Keeler v. Beach.
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