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Definition 1: a methodical examination or review of a condition or situation - [noun denoting act]

Samples where audit or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • he made an audit of all the plants on his property
  • an energy efficiency audit
  • an email log audit

(audit is a kind of ...) the act of examining something closely (as for mistakes)

Definition 2: an inspection of the accounting procedures and records by a trained accountant or CPA - [noun denoting possession]

Synonyms for audit in the sense of this definition

(audit is a kind of ...) a bookkeeper's chronological list of related debits and credits of a business; forms part of a ledger of accounts

(... is a kind of audit ) an attestation that the client's financial statement is accurate

(... is a kind of audit ) an audit of limited scope (limited in time span or confined to particular accounts etc.)

(audit is a part of ...) the last line in an audit; the line that shows profit or loss

Definition 3: attend academic courses without getting credit - [verb of cognition]

(audit is a kind of ...) be a student of a certain subject

"She is reading for the bar exam"

Definition 4: examine carefully for accuracy with the intent of verification - [verb of cognition]

Samples where audit or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • audit accounts and tax returns

Synonyms for audit in the sense of this definition

(audit is a kind of ...) consider in detail and subject to an analysis in order to discover essential features or meaning

"analyze a sonnet by Shakespeare" "analyze the evidence in a criminal trial" "analyze your real motives"

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