Origin of single entry
Related formssin·gle-en·try, adjective
Examples from the Web for single entry
Like single-entry bookkeeping, such records are no more than mere memoranda.
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.
British Dictionary definitions for single entry
- a simple book-keeping system in which transactions are entered in one account onlyCompare double entry
- (as modifier)a single-entry account