1. book of account a record in which commercial accounts are recorded
  2. take account be fully aware of; realize fully
  3. giro account an account at a post office that can be used in similar ways to an account at a bank
  4. capital account (economics) that part of the balance of payments recording a nation's outflow and inflow of financial securities
  5. coelacanth fish thought to have been extinct since the Cretaceous period but found in 1938 off the coast of Africa
  6. cash account an account with a securities brokerage whose transactions are settled on a cash basis
  7. glauconite a green mineral consisting of hydrated silicate of potassium or iron or magnesium or aluminum; found in greensand
  8. control account an account that shows totals of amounts entered in a subsidiary ledger
  9. Golconda a source of great wealth (especially a mine)
  10. margin account an account with a securities brokerage in which the broker extends credit
  11. Rockwell Kent United States painter noted for his woodcuts (1882-1971)
  12. double agent a spy who works for two mutually antagonistic countries
  13. Rigil Kent brightest star in Centaurus; second nearest star to the sun
  14. gall gnat fragile mosquito-like flies that produce galls on plants
  15. custodial account a brokerage firm account that parents have created for a minor
  16. credit account credit extended by a business to a customer
  17. charge account credit extended by a business to a customer
  18. biological agent any bacterium or virus or toxin that could be used in biological warfare
  19. current account that part of the balance of payments recording a nation's exports and imports of goods and services and transfer payments
  20. short account a brokerage account of someone who sells short