Account Receivable Definition

accounts receivable
The amount owed to a business by a debtor, usually for goods or services.
Webster's New World

The balance owed by a debtor as indicated by an account. See also account payable.

Webster's New World Law
(accounting, usually plural only) Amount recorded as being owed by a customer for sales on credit or on account.

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