\lˈɛd͡ʒə], \lˈɛdʒə], \l_ˈɛ_dʒ_ə]\
Definitions of LEDGER
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- 2011 - English Dictionary Database
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- 1913 - Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
- 1919 - The Winston Simplified Dictionary
- 1899 - The american dictionary of the english language.
- 1894 - The Clarendon dictionary
- 1919 - The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language
- 1914 - Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language
- 1874 - Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language
- 1910 - Black's Law Dictionary (2nd edition)
- 1908 - Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary of the English Language
- 1919 - The concise Oxford dictionary of current English
- 1895 - Glossary of terms and phrases
- 1871 - The Cabinet Dictionary of the English Language
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By Henry Campbell Black
lej'[.e]r, n. the principal book of accounts among merchants, in which the entries in all the other books are entered: (Shak.) a resident, esp. an ambassador: a bar, stone, &c., made to lie flat, a piece of timber used in making a scaffolding, a horizontal slab, as over a tomb.--adj. lying in a certain place, stationary. [Skeat explains ledger-book as one that lies always ready, from Dut. legger, one that lies down, leggen, to lie, a common corr. of liggen, to lie (like lay for lie in English).]
By Thomas Davidson
Principal book of the set used for recording trade transactions, containing debtor-&-creditor accounts; horizontal timber in scaffolding, parallel to face of building; flat grave-stone; (also l.-bait) bait fixed in one place (so l.-hook,-line); l.-blade, stationary blade in cloth-shearing machine acting with revolving spiral blade; (adj.; Mus.) l. line, short line added above or below stave for outside notes (perh. attrib. use of n. in scaffolding sense above). [Dutch]
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By Henry Percy Smith
n. [Anglo-Saxon] A book lying open for record or inspection;â€” specifically, the principal account book among merchants, into which entries from the journal, cashbook, &c., are transferred in brief form;â€” a large, fiat stone, such as is frequently laid over a tomb;â€” one of the pieces of timber used in forming a scaffolding.