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accrual

[uh-kroo-uh l] /əˈkru əl/
noun
1.
the act or process of accruing.
2.
something accrued; accretion.
Origin of accrual
1875-1880
1875-80; accrue + -al2
Related forms
nonaccrual, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for accrual

accrual

/əˈkruːəl/
noun
1.
the act of accruing
2.
something that has accrued
3.
(accounting) a charge incurred in one accounting period that has not been paid by the end of it
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Word Origin and History for accrual
n.

1782, from accrue + -al (2).

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