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accrual

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noun ac·cru·al \ə-ˈkrü-əl\

Definition of accrual

  1. 1 :  the action or process of accruing

  2. 2 :  something that accrues or has accrued



Examples of accrual in a sentence

  1. <had an accrual of $100 through interest on my savings account last year>



1880

First Known Use of accrual

1880


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accrual

adjective ac·cru·al

Definition of accrual

  1. :  relating to or being a method of accounting that recognizes income when earned and expenses when incurred regardless of when cash is received or disbursed — compare cash



1917

First Known Use of accrual

1917


Law Dictionary

accrual

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noun ac·cru·al \ə-ˈkrü-əl\

Legal Definition of accrual

  1. 1 :  the action or process of accruing <claim must be brought within two years of the date of accrual>

  2. 2a :  something that accrues; especially :  an amount of money that periodically accumulates for a specific purpose (as payment of taxes or interest) b :  something that has accrued during a specified period





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