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verb [transitive]     audit pronunciation in American English
Word Forms
present tense
present participleauditing
past tenseaudited
past participleaudited
  1. 1
    to officially examine the financial or tax records of a company, organization, or person to see that they are accurate

    The Directors submit their report to the shareholders, together with the audited financial statements for the year.

  2. 3
    American to go regularly to class for a college course without asking for or receiving credit for taking the course


a lifestyle focussing on simple pleasures such as comfort and cosiness in the home, and spending time with friends and family

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a form of location that involves the underwater detonation of a bomb which causes sound waves that are picked up by ships

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