clerking

Definitions of clerking
  1. noun
    the activity of recording business transactions
    synonyms: bookkeeping
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    types:
    single entry, single-entry bookkeeping
    a simple bookkeeping system; transactions are entered in only one account
    double entry, double-entry bookkeeping
    bookkeeper debits the transaction to one account and credits it to another
    type of:
    accountancy, accounting
    the occupation of maintaining and auditing records and preparing financial reports for a business
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