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Accountant General

Definition of the noun Accountant General

What does Accountant General mean as a name of something?

noun

  1. A head or superintending accountant in certain public offices.
  2. [historical] An officer in the English court of chancery who received the moneys paid into the court, and deposited them in the Bank of England.

Explanation

Accountant General or Accountant-General is, or was, the name of a government post in several countries.

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Google previewDictionary to the Plays and Novels of Bernard Shaw

The Accountant General protests against ...

Google previewA general commercial dictionary (1819)

comprehending trade, manufactures, and navigation; as also agriculture, so far as it is connected with commerce; with brief abstracts of the laws relating to the regulation and protection of trade and tradesmen ... by Thomas Mortimer, William Dickinson

as the accountant of the Bank, of the South Sea, or India Company, Custom-House, Excise, the Accountant General, &c Of the last-mentioned officer it is necessary to give some particulars ...

Google previewA General Commercial Dictionary ... Second edition, with ... alterations and additions by W. Dickinson (1823)

by Thomas MORTIMER (Vice-Consul for the Austrian Netherlands.), William DICKINSON (of London.)

It is also applicable to persons in the public offices, &C- as the accountant of the Bank, of the South Sea, or India Company, Custom-House, Excise, the Accountant General, &c. Of the last-mentioned ofiicer it is necessary to give some ...

Google previewA dictionary of general knowledge; or, An explanation of words and things connected with all the arts and sciences (1839)

by George Crabb

ACCOUNTANT GENERAL. An officer in the Court of Chancery, who receives all moneys lodged in court. ACCUSATIVE. The fourth case in the inflexion of nouns. ACETATES. Salts formed by the combination of acetic acid with earths, alkalis, ...

Google previewThe Law-dictionary, Explaining the Rise, Progress, and Present State of the British Law (1835)

Defining and Interpreting the Terms Or Words of Art, and Comprising Also Copious Information on the Subjects of Trade and Government by Sir Thomas Edlyne Tomlins, Thomas Colpitts Granger

The accountant general of the Exchequer is also to be one of the masters of the court, and another master is also appointed under the act by the lord chief baron for reference in all suits on the equity side of the court between subjects, and to ...

Google previewFarrow's Military Encyclopedia (1895)

A Dictionary of Military Knowledge by Edward Samuel Farrow

Accountant General......................................................................................... 2250 || Deputy Accountant General................................. 1500 || - "Controller of Military Accounts, ...

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Former Accountant General Building, Yangon

The sun-dappled, peeling exterior of the former tax collection office for British Burma at the corner of Pansodan and Strand Roads.

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