1. accounting firm a firm of accountants who provide accounting and auditing services for a fee
  2. accounting a system that gives quantitative information about finances
  3. accounting system a bookkeeper's chronological list of related debits and credits of a business; forms part of a ledger of accounts
  4. accounting entry a written record of a commercial transaction
  5. accounting data all the data that support a financial statement
  6. consulting firm a firm of experts providing professional advice to an organization for a fee
  7. contingent determined by conditions or circumstances that follow
  8. account for be the reason or explanation for
  9. contingency the state of being dependent on something
  10. countenance the appearance conveyed by a person's face
  11. cantankerous stubbornly obstructive and unwilling to cooperate
  12. accounting standard a principle that governs current accounting practice and that is used as a reference to determine the appropriate treatment of complex transactions
  13. accountantship the position of accountant
  14. jaunting car an open two-wheeled one-horse cart formerly widely used in Ireland
  15. accounting principle a principle that governs current accounting practice and that is used as a reference to determine the appropriate treatment of complex transactions
  16. accountant someone who maintains and audits financial records
  17. acquaintance personal knowledge or information about someone or something
  18. confirm strengthen
  19. accountancy the occupation of maintaining and auditing records and preparing financial reports for a business
  20. countinghouse office used by the accountants of a business