bonifier le compte

English translation: credit the account

15:59 Jul 1, 2018
French to English translations [PRO]
Bus/Financial - Law: Contract(s) / Swiss law - Real Estate - Vente à terme-emption
French term or phrase: bonifier le compte
Same Swiss conveyance forward sale contract :

un acompte de CHF (amount) est versé valeur ce jour, par l'acquéreur pour le compte du vendeur, sur le compte fonds clients ouvert au nom de l’Association XXX, rubrique « YYY » numéro IBAN ZZZ, auprès de la Banque AAA, à (ville), à charge pour le notaire soussigné de ****bonifier le compte**** de construction du vendeur, également auprès de Banque AAA, à (ville), numéro IBAN…

I'm at a loss... "bonifier le compte"... "credit the account" ? Doesn't make sense, but I can't come up with anything else.
Any suggestions or clarifications are welcome.
Jeff Henson
France
Local time: 11:58
English translation:credit the account
Explanation:
It makes sense - A has to pass the deposit on to B

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Note added at 3 hrs (2018-07-01 19:50:15 GMT)
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bonifier v.t.
1. Améliorer la qualité de ; rendre meilleur : Le vieillissement bonifie le vin.
2. En Suisse, créditer un compte bancaire.

https://fr.thefreedictionary.com/bonifier
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AllegroTrans
United Kingdom
Local time: 10:58
Grading comment
Thanks so much for your help Chris! I really appreciate you sharing your expertise with me.
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credit the account


Explanation:
It makes sense - A has to pass the deposit on to B

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Note added at 3 hrs (2018-07-01 19:50:15 GMT)
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bonifier v.t.
1. Améliorer la qualité de ; rendre meilleur : Le vieillissement bonifie le vin.
2. En Suisse, créditer un compte bancaire.

https://fr.thefreedictionary.com/bonifier

AllegroTrans
United Kingdom
Local time: 10:58
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Grading comment
Thanks so much for your help Chris! I really appreciate you sharing your expertise with me.

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agree  Nikki Scott-Despaigne: https://fr.thefreedictionary.com/bonifier
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agree  Robin Levey
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agree  B D Finch
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agree  Francois Boye: The Swiss from Romandy and the French are two peoples divided by the French language!
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agree  writeaway: économie to credit http://www.larousse.fr/dictionnaires/francais-anglais/bonifi...
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agree  Daryo: the delights of Swiss French - rarely boring, but can be time-consuming.
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