accounting machine


noun

a machine for performing bookkeeping functions, as arithmetic operations or vertical and horizontal tabulations.

Nearby words

  1. accountability,
  2. accountable,
  3. accountancy,
  4. accountant,
  5. accounting,
  6. accounting period,
  7. accouplement,
  8. accouter,
  9. accouterment,
  10. accoutre

Origin of accounting machine

First recorded in 1955–60

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