cost accountant

noun

Definition of cost accountant 

: a specialist in cost accounting

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Monique Lauver was promoted to cost accountant at Masterpiece Design Group, Winter Park. Orlando Sentinel, OrlandoSentinel.com, "People on the move 05/15," 14 May 2018 Nisha Singh was hired as job cost accountant at Paul Davis of Orlando. OrlandoSentinel.com, "People on the move 06/20," 19 June 2018 Jon and Debra McCammon, a retired engineer and cost accountant, recently faced this issue when deciding whether to borrow about $30,000 of home-equity debt to do landscaping and other improvements to their home in Surprise, Ariz. Laura Saunders, WSJ, "Your Home-Equity Loan May Now Be a Lot More Expensive," 15 June 2018 Cara Langlie was promoted to senior cost accountant in the Melbourne office of Welsh Construction. OrlandoSentinel.com, "People on the move 03/20," 19 Mar. 2018

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1892, in the meaning defined above

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