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Cash

The value of assets that can be converted into cash immediately, as reported by a company. Usually includes bank accounts and marketable securities, such as government bonds and banker's acceptances. Cash equivalents on balance sheets include securities that mature within 90 days (e.g., notes).

Cash

Physical currency printed on banknotes and coins. Cash may be exchanged for goods or services because it is legal tender in the country or region recognizing it. See also: Cash and cash equivalents.

cash

Coins and currency on hand and in checking account balances. Because cash is a nonearning asset, firms usually attempt to keep their cash balances to the minimum level required to sustain operations.

cash

see CURRENCY.

cash

see CURRENCY.
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The worker gets away and the thief then attacks the cash register with his knife, right.
It's been a long fall for the cash register, which helped create retail as we know it.
For many of those who complied with the regulation, the price of the cash register, 800-1000 litas on average and, more importantly, the nuisances following its use, proved to be unworthy for petty earnings," Zidanavicius stressed.
Separately, an armed man entered a pharmacy owned by Samar Ghorayeb Thursday in the Mount Lebanon town of Hadath, and forced her to hand over all the money in the cash register.
Each cash register has cashier integration and a code that together with Seamless' transaction platform ERS 360[degree sign] enables sending the sum of transaction to the customer's mobile phone for authorisation.
"The cashier was shocked and surprised at this attack and trying to avoid the spray, ran away from the cash register.
Warwickshire's Wright Hassall Solicitors has advised on a seven-figure acquisition of a cash register firm for one of its retail clients.
Those health care products are tallied at the cash register and can be paid for with an FSA debit card.
2 : a mechanical device (as a cash register) that records items
The National Cash Register Corporation has signed a deal for the entire 35th floor, a 40,000 s/f space that it will take for rents in the $60s per s/f.
Casio is the largest Japanese electronic cash register maker with a 40 percent share of the domestic market.
Meanwhile, one of the gunmen threatened to kill a waitress on the count of 10 if she didn't open the cash register, causing her to become so frightened that she couldn't do it because she was shaking so badly.