suspense account

noun Bookkeeping.
an account in which items are temporarily entered until their final disposition is determined.

Origin:
1875–80

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suspense account
 
n
accounting an account in which entries are made until determination of their proper disposition

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Example sentences
In a bank, there is a capital account and a suspense account.
Recovery of overpayments of unemployment insurance benefits are deposited into
  the special suspense account.
Use the suspense account sparingly, and clear out transactions within thirty
  days of entry into the account.
All suspense account entries that have effective dates for the certified period
  must be cleared.
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