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posting

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noun post·ing \ ˈpōs-tiŋ \

Definition of posting

1 :the act of transferring an entry or item from a book of original entry to the proper account in a ledger
2 :the record in a ledger account resulting from the transfer of an entry or item from a book of original entry

Origin and Etymology of posting


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posting

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Definition of posting

:appointment to a post or a command

Origin and Etymology of posting


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posting

noun

Definition of posting

:3post 4

Origin and Etymology of posting



Law Dictionary

posting

noun post·ing

legal Definition of posting

1 :the transfer of an entry or item from a book or file of original entry to the proper account in a ledger; also :the record produced by such a transfer
2 :the actual crediting or debiting of an account (as in payment of a draft)
  • charged interest from the posting date of the credit card transaction


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