- an item noted only once.
- a simple accounting system noting only amounts owed by and due to a business.
Origin of single entry
Examples from the Web for single entry
Historical Examples of single entry
In single-entry matches no entry shall be made after the firing begins if any participant objects.The Modern American Pistol and Revolver
A. C. Gould
It was to avoid this obvious weakness of single-entry that the system of double-entry was evolved.
Like single-entry bookkeeping, such records are no more than mere memoranda.
- a simple book-keeping system in which transactions are entered in one account onlyCompare double entry
- (as modifier)a single-entry account