cierre contable

English translation: accounting close

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Spanish term or phrase:cierre contable
English translation:accounting close

06:25 Aug 22, 2001
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
Spanish term or phrase: cierre contable
This term is used in a manual for a credit card terminal (for store in-store purchases).

One context is:
"Se entiende por sesion el periodo de tiempo comprendido entre dos cierres contables".

I am thinking of translating to "point of sale" or "closing of sale".
Carolina Ramirez
Canada
Local time: 23:40
accounting close, closure for accounting purposes
Explanation:
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Henry Hinds
United States
Local time: 21:40
Grading comment
Will go with accounting close. I also liked day-end close,
but my text does not specify day, year or month.
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Summary of answers provided
naday-end closing, month-end closing, year-end closing
Yazmin Osoyo
naclosing period
Lafuente
nayear-end adjustment
mónica alfonso
naauto batch time report
Francis Icaza
naaccounting close, closure for accounting purposes
Henry Hinds


  

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accounting close, closure for accounting purposes


Explanation:
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Henry Hinds
United States
Local time: 21:40
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 26512
Grading comment
Will go with accounting close. I also liked day-end close,
but my text does not specify day, year or month.
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1 hr
auto batch time report


Explanation:
an auto batch time report is a short report issued by the credit card terminal overnight (every night) of all of the credit card transactions run over said terminal. So, the "cierre contable" is in effect this report of acctivities over a 24 hour period.

From my own experience with my credit card terminal

Francis Icaza
United States
Local time: 23:40
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
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1 hr
year-end adjustment


Explanation:
Where 'year' means 'ejercicio' in Spanish. This is the expression used in Accountancy.

mónica alfonso
Local time: 01:40
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
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2 hrs
closing period


Explanation:
Regards,



Lafuente
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4 hrs
day-end closing, month-end closing, year-end closing


Explanation:
own experience in translating and interpretation of Finance and Sales modules for SAP system

Yazmin Osoyo
Mexico
Local time: 22:40
Native speaker of: Spanish
PRO pts in pair: 77
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