• Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • ns Cash-account an account to which nothing is carried but cash: a form of account with a bank, by which a person is entitled to draw out sums as required by way of loan to a stipulated amount—also called Cash′-cred′it
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  • Fulton John Sheen
    Fulton John Sheen
    “Life is like a cash register, in that every account, every thought, every deed, like every sale, is registered and recorded.”


Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
A doublet of Case, a box—O. Fr. casse, a box.


In literature:

One of the petty princes, in settling his account with a merchant of this place, was some dollars short of cash.
"Voyage of H.M.S. Pandora" by Edward Edwards
Amongst the large accounts, which were unlikely to be drawn, he debited the cash which he employed as a private discounter of bills.
"The History of Tasmania, Volume I (of 2)" by John West
Only a cash-book was used in keeping accounts.
"The Negro at Work in New York City" by George Edmund Haynes
Before leaving London we had squared up our cash account.
"Bidwell's Travels, from Wall Street to London Prison" by Austin Biron Bidwell
There are no outstandin' accounts owin' the store; Tom did a spot cash business.
"The Mission of Janice Day" by Helen Beecher Long
He had no bank account; for he cashed the drafts he received and kept the money in his room.
"Casa Braccio, Volumes 1 and 2 (of 2)" by F. Marion Crawford
He likes to have folks charge their groceries instead of paying cash, so a charge account must be a good thing.
"Jerry's Charge Account" by Hazel Hutchins Wilson
Think of you and Mel Carter turning in your cash to make the bank accounts square.
"Paul and the Printing Press" by Sara Ware Bassett
Have you figured up your cash account to know just how it stands?
"Under Fire" by Frank A. Munsey
I want to open an account here so I can cash a check.
"Otherwise Phyllis" by Meredith Nicholson
I had had to get that stock, but I did not have enough in cash and accounts owing to me to pay all my trade bills.
"Dawson Black: Retail Merchant" by Harold Whitehead
TERMS: To those with whom we have no monthly account, Cash with Order.
"The Coward" by Henry Morford
By means of those cash accounts, every merchant can, without imprudence, carry on a greater trade than he otherwise could do.
"An Inquiry Into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations" by Adam Smith
I'm not taking into account the several other ways the dogs bring in cash income to us.
"Lad: A Dog" by Albert Payson Terhune
Mr. Rerdell swears to a cash account; that is thirteen.
"The Works of Robert G. Ingersoll, Vol. 10 (of 12) Dresden Edition--Legal" by Robert G. Ingersoll
Inclosed find cash to square accounts.
"The Million Dollar Mystery" by Harold MacGrath
It only came to forty cash (about a penny), but he declared that he had not called me in, and therefore he would not accept my account.
"Sidelights on Chinese Life" by J. Macgowan
I have transferred what cash your father has to your sister's account.
"The Carter Girls" by Nell Speed
Mercer's cash account for that year includes an item of 2s.
"The Cultural History of Marlborough, Virginia" by C. Malcolm Watkins
We may not pay cash always for the labor, but it must be accounted for in time and energy.
"Foods and Household Management" by Helen Kinne

In news:

It describes both the cash and accrual methods of accounting for heifer values.
Investigators say the Binghamton man convinced several people to: -- cash checks against their own accounts -- then give him the money.
Factor accounts receivables for instant cash.
A Golden Gate Estates-area Wells Fargo banker is accused of withdrawing and pocketing cash from two customers' checking accounts earlier this month.
Three weeks ago, an Indiana accountant turned whistle blower exposed the decade-old practice among illegal aliens of fraudulently collecting cash refunds for child tax credits.
Agricultural producers are allowed to use the cash method of accounting for calculating income for federal and state tax purposes.
It's mostly because of the unused cash in their health-care spending accounts .
Watertown cashes out aircraft fuel account.
The reasons vary as to why they have been hanging on to their cash, but there are those who feel the fees and hassles of a bank account just aren't worth it.
No one can get bank accounts, and it's pretty much an all-cash business nowadays.
Learn to follow cash flows, uncover accounting schemes and much more.
Many have read in recent weeks that the number of people who don't have a bank account and are turning to check cashing stores, prepaid debit cards and the like is on the rise.
Under normal circumstances, I'd suggest the NFL start checking the bank accounts of some of these officials to see if there were any large deposits of cash made recently.
If you look a bit harder, and talk to your accountant and real estate attorney, you might find that they know of investors who'd want to back you in this venture, and loan you the cash you need to cover these investments.
Wal-Mart, the world's largest retailer, partners with other companies to offer checking accounts, check-cashing, money orders and a host of other services.

In science:

Alice holds a cheque from Charlie, but trying to cash it before the account is re-activated wil l grant her a fine, rather than cash.
Causality, Knowledge and Coordination in Distributed Systems
Alice holds a cheque from Charlie, but trying to cash it before the account is re-activated wil l grant her a fine, rather than cash.
Causality, Knowledge and Coordination in Distributed Systems
This scenario can be viewed as an instance of OR in which a deposit by Charlie is the event, and the responses are the account re-activation by Bob fol lowed by Alice’s cashing of the cheque.
Causality, Knowledge and Coordination in Distributed Systems
Thus Charlie’s account wil l also be solvent as of time t + 7, and Alice can safely cash her cheque in this case upon receiving Susan’s message.
Causality, Knowledge and Coordination in Distributed Systems
The account value of Swissquote traders is by definition the sum of all their assets (cash, stock, bonds, derivatives, funds, deposits), and denoted by Pv .
Turnover, account value and diversification of real traders: evidence of collective portfolio optimizing behavior
MISD of the bespoke cash CLO we want to price; C j (Si ) is the average collateral loan prices from Intex as shown in the last column of Figure 8, which already accounts for the average underlying loan features such as coupon rate, payment schedule and amortization etc.
A Top-down Model for Cash CLO
An investment of α units of cash in the bank account at time (t − 1) ∈ T\{T } accumulates to ̺t (α) in cash at time t.
The fundamental theorem of asset pricing under proportional transaction costs
Indeed, it is natural to treat cash holdings as two separate cash accounts, one of which may only have a non-negative balance and accrues interest at the lending rate, and another that may only have a non-positive balance and accrues interest at the borrowing rate.
The fundamental theorem of asset pricing under proportional transaction costs