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Definition of Ledger

Ledger
Ledger Ledg"er(l[e^]j"[~e]r), n. [Akin to D. legger layer, daybook (fr. leggen to lay, liggen to lie), E. ledge, lie. See Lie to be prostrate.] 1. A book in which a summary of accounts is laid up or preserved; the final book of record in business transactions, in which all debits and credits from the journal, etc., are placed under appropriate heads. [Written also leger.] 2. (Arch.) (a) A large flat stone, esp. one laid over a tomb. --Oxf. Gloss. (b) A horizontal piece of timber secured to the uprights and supporting floor timbers, a staircase, scaffolding, or the like. It differs from an intertie in being intended to carry weight. [Written also ligger.] Ledger bait, fishing bait attached to a floating line fastened to the bank of a stream, pond, etc. --Walton. --J. H. Walsh. Ledger blade,a stationary shearing blade in a machine for shearing the nap of cloth. Ledger line. See Leger line, under 3d Leger, a. Ledger wall (Mining), the wall under a vein; the foot wall. --Raymond.

Meaning of Ledger from wikipedia

- from summary totals in the ledgers. Ledgers include: Sales ledger (debtors ledger): records accounts receivable. This ledger records the financial transactions...
- Heath Andrew Ledger (4 April 1979 – 22 January 2008) was an Australian actor. After playing roles in several Australian television and film productions...
- The Ledger is a daily newspaper serving Lakeland, Florida, and the Polk County area. The paper was founded on August 22, 1924, as the Lakeland Evening...
- In bookkeeping, a general ledger is a bookkeeping ledger in which accounting data are posted from journals and aggregated from subledgers, such as accounts...
- Jennifer Carole Ledger (born 8 December 1989) is an English-American singer, drummer and co-vocalist for the American Christian rock band Skillet. At the...
- city ledger is the collection of accounts belonging to non-registered guests. This is distinct from the transient ledger (or front-office ledger, or guest...
- Look up Ledger or ledger in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. A ledger is an accounting book for recording accounting transactions. Ledger may also refer...
- A distributed ledger (also called a shared ledger or distributed ledger technology or DLT) is the consensus of replicated, shared, and synchronized digital...
- The Daily Ledger is an American daily newspaper published Monday through Friday mornings, and Sa****ay mornings, in Canton, Illinois. It is owned by Gannett...
- The Star-Ledger is the largest circulation newspaper in New Jersey. It is based in Newark, New Jersey. In 2007, The Star-Ledger's daily circulation was...