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short account

noun, Finance.
1.
the account of a short seller.
Origin
1900-1905
1900-05
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British Dictionary definitions for short account

short account

noun
1.
the aggregate of short sales on an open market, esp a stock market
2.
the account of a stock-market speculator who sells short
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