certified public accountant

noun

Definition of certified public accountant

  1. :  an accountant who has met the requirements of a state law and has been granted a certificate

1896

First Known Use of certified public accountant

1896


CERTIFIED PUBLIC ACCOUNTANT Defined for English Language Learners

certified public accountant

noun

Definition of certified public accountant for English Language Learners

  • : an accountant who has finished the schooling or tests required by law


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