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  • Noun: ledger  lejer
    1. A record in which commercial accounts are recorded
      - leger, account book, book of account, book 
    2. An accounting journal as a physical object
      - daybook

    Derived forms: ledgers

    Type of: journal, record

    Encyclopedia: Ledger


  • [Architecture]
    1.

    In formwork, a horizontal member which is supported by hangers or by upright posts and carries joists.

    2.

    A horizontal member which is housed in the studs of balloon framing and carries joists.

    3.

    In scaffolding, one of the horizontal members fastened to uprights which support the put-logs and which are at right angles to the wall; they carry the boards on which the workmen stand.

    4.

    A flat slab of stone, such as that laid horizontally over a grave.

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  • [Business]
    noun [C]

    BOUGHT LEDGER, CREDITORS' LEDGER, DEBTORS' LEDGER, GENERAL LEDGER, NOMINAL LEDGER, PURCHASE LEDGER, SALES LEDGER

    (Accounting )

    a book or computer file in which a bank, a business, etc. records the money it has paid and received:

    balancing a ledger

    A company director was accused of falsifying entries in the company ledger.

Examples
  • I will have to check the entries in the ledger.
  • Miss ledger looked troubled.
  • The young man bowed his head and bent over his ledger again.
  • I had a notion yesterday-yes, if it could be worked out-i asked miss ledger to look into it.
  • In addition to the head accountant bookkeepers on the staff post the transaction in the various ledgers and guest accounts.
  • In the legitimate ledger, are more complicated . forget it
  • In the legitimate ledger, are more complicated . forget it
  • A record of financial transactions kept in a ledger
  • Debtors ledger control account, sales ledger control account
  • Debtors ledger control account, sales ledger control account
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