debtors ratio, average collection period

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debtors ratio, average collection period

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days ratio

an accounting measure of a firm's average collection period for DEBTS, which expresses the amount owed by firm's period-end DEBTORS as a ratio of its average daily sales. The resulting figure shows the average period that customers took to pay their debts, expressed in days. See CREDITORS RATIO, CREDIT CONTROL, BAD DEBT, FACTORING.
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So that, with increase of irrigation interval from 5 to 20 days ratio of leaf to stem weight in forage sorghum increased 52.6 precent (Table 2).
The investigators created a nontreatment days ratio (NTDR).
To compare the impact of skipping occasional sessions in patients on different radiation doses and schedules, the investigators created a nontreatment days ratio (NTDR).