business record


A document that is used to store information from business operations. Types of operations having business records include meetings and contracts, as well as transactions such as purchases, bills of lading and invoices. Business records can be stored as reference material and reviewed later.

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You should make sure that you keep a good business record that you can look back on if you need to.

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The business record that the small bait-and-tackle shop kept was all on a paper ledger as Winston did not have enough money to upgrade to electronic record-keeping.

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While the meeting took place, the secretary typed quickly, making a very accurate business record, as this was the quarterly meeting, accuracy was of utmost importance.

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