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current account

noun
1.
Also called open account. an account of credits, debits, receipts, and expenditures between two individuals or companies, usually providing for settlement at the end of specified accounting periods.
2.
(in certain foreign countries) a checking account.
Origin
1840-1850
1840-50
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current account

noun
1.
an account at a bank or building society against which cheques may be drawn at any time US name checking account Canadian name chequing account
2.
(economics) that part of the balance of payments composed of the balance of trade and the invisible balance Compare capital account (sense 1)
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