asientos de ajuste

18:20 Aug 29, 2001
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Spanish term or phrase: asientos de ajuste
en una empresa, en cuanto a cuentas

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naadjusting entries
Nikki Graham
naadjustment accounts
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adjustment entries

asiento-Aside from the obvious definitions, it means: entry, the act registring or setting down in writing.

adjustment-ajuste,ajustamiento, aliño, arreglo.

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adjustment accounts

for more complicated operations. An entry is a single line in a balance sheet, but an account is a summary of several entries grouped under a single heading.

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adjusting entries

This is the other translation offered by my financial dictionaries, and with more "hits" in google than adjustment entries.
See Business Owner's Toolkit ( for a lengthy explanation of which part is: "adjusting entries are made at the end of an accounting period to account for items that don't get recorded in your daily transactions".

See also xrefer ( for another explanation.
For adjustment entry I've found this explanation: "any entry which is created by bank activity other than deposits and checks. An adjustment entry may either increase or decrease the running total" (

Hope this helps!

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