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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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After a mid-winter crackdown on vendors in Gariunai, the largest outdoor market in the Baltics, which revealed the bizarre plight of the market and led to the confiscation of large sums of unaccounted for money, the government urged Gariunai vendors to use cash registers from May 1.
31 by masked armed men wearing gloves, who made off with the pharmacy's two cash registers.
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By arriving to the cash register, the customer begins to scan goods by pressing the touch-screen or by swiping the customer loyalty card.
3 at the Valley Inn restaurant in Sherman Oaks, where two bandits wearing ski masks held the bartender at gunpoint and stole money from the cash register and customers.
WOULD some kind person be able to donate a cash register to our charity shop?
One of two male occupants went inside the restaurant, pulled a gun on the manager, then emptied the cash register.
The new four-input EDR-X04 and nine-input EDR X 109 from Elmo Manufacturing Corporation of Plainview, New York, are designed for tracking cash register transactions as well as for surveillance.
The girl was not asked her age in most of the purchase attempts (79%), and the cash register did not prompt the seller to ask about age in 95% of the purchase attempts.