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Accrual vs. Accrue

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Accrualnoun

An increase; something that accumulates, especially an amount of money that periodically accumulates for a specific purpose

Accrueverb

(intransitive) To increase, to augment; to come to by way of increase; to arise or spring as a growth or result; to be added as increase, profit, or damage, especially as the produce of money lent.

Accrualnoun

(accounting) from the creditor's viewpoint, a charge incurred in one accounting period that has not been, but is to be, paid by the end of it.

Accrueverb

To be incurred as a result of the passage of time.

‘The monthly financial statements show all the actual but only some of the accrued expenses.’;

Accrualnoun

Accrument.

Accrueverb

(transitive) to accumulate

‘He has accrued nine sick days.’;

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Accrualnoun

the act of accumulating

Accrueverb

To become an enforceable and permanent right.

Accrual

Accrual (accumulation) of something is, in finance, the adding together of interest or different investments over a period of time. It holds specific meanings in accounting, where it can refer to accounts on a balance sheet that represent liabilities and non-cash-based assets used in accrual-based accounting.

Accruenoun

(obsolete) Something that accrues; advantage accruing

Accrueverb

To increase; to augment.

‘And though power failed, her courage did accrue.’;

Accrueverb

To come to by way of increase; to arise or spring as a growth or result; to be added as increase, profit, or damage, especially as the produce of money lent.

‘The great and essential advantages accruing to society from the freedom of the press.’;

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Accruenoun

Something that accrues; advantage accruing.

Accrueverb

grow by addition;

‘The interest accrues’;

Accrueverb

come into the possession of;

‘The house accrued to the oldest son’;

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