accrual

[ uh-kroo-uh l ]
/ əˈkru əl /

noun

the act or process of accruing.
something accrued; accretion.

Origin of accrual

First recorded in 1875–80; accrue + -al2

Related forms

non·ac·cru·al, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for accrual

accrual

/ (əˈkruːəl) /

noun

the act of accruing
something that has accrued
accounting a charge incurred in one accounting period that has not been paid by the end of it
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