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verb (used without object)
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Origin of audit
OTHER WORDS FROM auditau·dit·a·ble, adjectivere·au·dit, noun, verbun·au·dit·ed, adjectivewell-au·dit·ed, adjective
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Example sentences from the Web for audit
According to an audit covering the period from July 2017 to June 2018, the agency collected about $200,000 more in rent from public housing properties than it did in the previous year.She Was Sued Over Rent She Didn’t Owe. It Took Seven Court Dates to Prove She Was Right.|by Danielle Ohl, Capital Gazette, and Talia Buford and Beena Raghavendran, ProPublica|August 25, 2020|ProPublica
No technical audit was performed and no legacy issues were addressed prior to the move.
A recently released audit found Sweetwater officials deliberately covered up the district’s financial problems.Accusations Flew, Then National School District Official Got Paid to Resign|Ashly McGlone|July 20, 2020|Voice of San Diego
The audit also showed the agency failed to investigate one of 10 complaints reviewed by auditors and understaffed its advisory committee to the point where it couldn’t reach a quorum during any of its meetings for the last several years.Morning Report: How School Board Candidates Would Tackle Suspensions|Voice of San Diego|July 17, 2020|Voice of San Diego
After the site audit, you can get rid of duplicates, speed up the download of the site, identify affiliates, and solve other problems.How to increase organic traffic: 14 Practical tips|Inna Yatsyna|July 6, 2020|Search Engine Watch
“We have a detailed audit system that tracks the life cycle of an evidentiary item for record-keeping purposes,” she said.Your Arrest Video Is Going Online. Who Will See It?|Jacob Siegel|September 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Overall, some evidence of scheduling fraud was found in 76 percent of the 731 VA facilities reviewed for the audit.
Sen. Jerry Moran, a Republican from Kansas, called the VA-directed audit “more damage control than solving the problem.”
If Sterling claimed benefits under Section 1033, the IRS would undoubtedly audit him.
The agency's audit concluded that the Senate staffers using the database had accessed documents they were not authorized to see.
For a "cold collation on the occasion of the audit" our Council always allows 10.
For it would have been indecent, and perhaps illegal, that he should audit his own accounts.The History of England from the Accession of James II.|Thomas Babington Macaulay
Bartholomew is honest enough; but either he has won some money, or he really does not want the drawback at audit.The Hills and the Vale|Richard Jefferies
It therefore contained barrels of very prime wine and very strong audit ale.Yorkshire Oddities, Incidents and Strange Events|S. Baring-Gould
A copy of the accounts has to be deposited for public inspection for seven days before the audit.
British Dictionary definitions for audit
- an inspection, correction, and verification of business accounts, conducted by an independent qualified accountant
- (as modifier)audit report
Word Origin for audit
Cultural definitions for audit
The examination by an outside party of the accounts of an individual or corporation.