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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
Overall, some evidence of scheduling fraud was found in 76 percent of the 731 VA facilities reviewed for the audit.
The agency's audit concluded that the Senate staffers using the database had accessed documents they were not authorized to see.
Well, according to the 2006 audit of Gallagher Holdings, he could and did.
This was as much an audit of past failures as an expose of current dysfunction.
I personally think the VA should first approve the backlog claims and then audit the claims for accuracy.As VA Backlog Grows, ‘Baffled’ Veteran Allies Begin to Turn On President|Jamie Reno|April 8, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The audit office should have information at hand sufficient to decline the claim or settle it immediately.The Modern Railroad|Edward Hungerford
They are not, however, subject to any kind of audit or control by the department.
In the morning we were taken to the audit department where each bundle was summed up in turn by comptometer operators.The Beaver, Volume 1, No. 10, July, 1921.|Hudson's Bay Company
Audit the account, and do not let me give you a false statement of the debt.The Republic|Plato
I am glad to understand, that Congress will appoint some person here to audit our accounts.
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.