an inspection of the accounting procedures and records by a trained accountant or CPA
a record or narrative description of past events
a short account of the news
a formal contractual relationship established to provide for regular banking or brokerage or business services
a statement that makes something comprehensible by describing the relevant structure or operation or circumstances etc.
importance or value
a statement of recent transactions and the resulting balance
be the sole or primary factor in the existence, acquisition, supply, or disposal of something