Business Dictionary

When you learn any subject be it business, law or medicine, the first task is to learn to speak the language of the industry. The SACOB Business Dictionary is an ever growing resource for SACOB students, providing explanations not only for traditional words for the industry but also the jargon and everyday phrases that people use.

The SACOB Business Dictionary is a resource for Students and Practitioners alike, aiding foundational as well as continuous education.


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List of Business Dictionary

Title
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abridged tax invoice
absenteeism rates
absolution
access to information
account balance
account debtors control
accountable institutions
accounting
accounting cycle
accounting equation
accounting framework
accounting officers
accounting period
accounting records
accounting systems
accounting tax and finance acts
accounts payable
accounts receivable
accounts receivable
accrual claim
accrual concept
accrual principles
accruals
accrue
accrued expenses
accrued income
accumulated leave
acid test ratio
acquiring assets
acquisition
acquisitions and payments cycle
acquitted
acronym
act of fate
actio legis aquiliae
action agendas
actual taxable income
addendum
addition
additional tax
adjective laws
adjudicative body
adjusting differences
administration of estates
administrative costs
administrative function
administrative law
ADR
advanced managerial tests
adversarialism
advertised trade discount
advertising
advertising standards authority
affirmative action
african collectivism
age analysis
ageism
aggrieved party
agrarian society
AIDA formula
AIDS
all-risks insurance
allegations
alliteration
allowable deductions
allowable expenses
allowable income
allowances
alternative dispute resolution
alternative minimum tax
amalgamated society of carpenters and joiners
amended founding statement
amendment
american general aptitude test
AMT
AMT
analogy
analysed cash book
analysis of personnel
analysis of receipts
analytical procedures
analytical review
annual audit
annual bonuses
annual budget
annual compounding
annual depreciation
annual earnings
annual equivalent amount
annual exclusion
annual financial statement
annual growth rate
annual instalments
annual leave
annual percentage rates
annual rates
annual turnover
annuitant
annuities
annuity fund
annuity income
answering affidavit
anticipatory breach
apartheid
appeal
appendix
application account
application blanks
appropriation account
approved
APR
arbitration
argumentative writing
arrear rental
arrest
ASA
assembly-line
assessed loss
assessment rates
asset
asset account
asset acquisitions
asset classes
asset disposal transaction
asset feasibility
asset moving costs
asset register
asset security
asset values
assistance policies
assurer
ATM
attorneys
attract
audit evidence
audit opinion
audit plan
audit procedure
audit reports
audit risk
audit sampling
audit strategy
audit trail
auditing
auditors
authorised share capital
Automated teller machine
autonomy
average
average creditors settlement period
average debtors collection period
average inventory turnover
average percentage rate
average rate
awareness difference
background investigation
bad debts
bad debts
bad debts recovered
bad faith
bad trading conditions
bail application
balance of remuneration
balance sheet
balance sheet accounts
balance sheet implications
balance sheet reconciliations
balance sheet section
balance unfavourable
Balancing
bank account
bank and cash cycle
bank deposit slip
bank overdraft
bank overstates
bank reconciliation cycle
bank reconciliation process
bank reconciliation statement
bank reconciliations
bank statement
bank understates
banks act
banks vat registration number
bare dominium
base cost
basic conditions of employment
basic consumers
basic investment principle
basic salary
basic skills
batch control sheet
batch identification
batch register
BCEA
bearer cheque
BEE
belongings
benchmark
beneficial owner
beneficiary
beneficiary fund
benefit funds
Bias
bill of rights
bills of exchange
black economic empowerment
blacklisted
bona fide
bonds
bonus accounts
book value
bookkeeping cycle
bookkeeping entries
borrower
boundary-spanning function
boycott
brainstorming
breach
breach of contract
break-even
break-even analysis
break-even point
brokers
budget committee
budget guidelines
budget period
budget receipts
budget variances
budgets
bureaucratic organisation structure
bursaries
business entity
business ethics
business law
business level
business manager
business overstates
business ownership
business plan
business sectors
business strategy
business understates
business world
buyer
buying stock
buying trading inventory
by-laws
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