Nouns denoting possession and transfer of possession

book of account
a record in which commercial accounts are recorded
 
payslip
a slip of paper included with your pay that records how much money you have earned and how much tax or insurance etc. has been taken out
 
quid
something for something; that which a party receives (or is promised) in return for something he does or gives or promises
 
token money
coins of regular issue whose face value is greater than their intrinsic value
 
blood money
a reward for information about a murderer
 
budget
a summary of intended expenditures along with proposals for how to meet them
 
tithe
a levy of one tenth of something
 
registered bond
a bond whose owner is recorded on the books of the issuer; can be transferred to another owner only when endorsed by the registered owner
 
public property
property owned by a government
 
dormant account
a savings account showing no activity (other than posting interest) for some specified period
 
soap
money offered as a bribe
 
special assessment
an additional tax levied on private property for public improvements that enhance the value of the property
 
promissory note
a promise to pay a specified amount on demand or at a certain time
 
fourpence
a former English silver coin worth four pennies
 
demand note
a note payable on demand
 
mutual fund
the pooled money that is invested in assets
 
import credit
credit opened by an importer at a bank in his own country upon which an exporter may draw
 
production cost
combined costs of raw material and labor incurred in producing goods
 
gross profit margin
(finance) the net sales minus the cost of goods and services sold
 
inland bill
a bill of exchange that is both drawn and made payable in the same country
 
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