acquisition accounting

noun

an accounting procedure in which the assets of a company that has recently been taken over are changed from the book value to the fair market value

Nearby words

  1. acquiree,
  2. acquirement,
  3. acquirer,
  4. acquis communautaire,
  5. acquisition,
  6. acquisitive,
  7. acquit,
  8. acquittal,
  9. acquittance,
  10. acquitted

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