long account
the account of a customer who buys securities or commodities on margin.
[1810-20]

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Universalium. 2010.

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  • long account — noun 1. : the account of a purchaser of securities on margin 2. : the aggregate of margin purchases in a given security or commodity or in a delivery month or of the market as a whole * * * Finance. the account of a customer who buys securities… …   Useful english dictionary

  • long account — An account involving numerous separate items or charges, on one side or both, or the statement of various complex transactions, such as a court of equity will refer to a master, referee or commissioner …   Black's law dictionary

  • long account — An account involving numerous separate items or charges, on one side or both, or the statement of various complex transactions, such as a court of equity will refer to a master, referee or commissioner …   Black's law dictionary

  • long account to settle — many problems to settle, many issues to resolve …   English contemporary dictionary

  • long — Synonyms and related words: a mile long, ache, ache for, ache to, aeon, age, ages, aim, and night, aspire, be dying for, be dying to, be hurting for, big, blue moon, bull, bull account, burn to, century, choose to, clamor for, colossal, covet,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • account — A detailed statement of the mutual demands in the nature of debit and credit between parties, arising out of contracts or some fiduciary relation. A statement in writing, of debits and credits, or of receipts and payments; a list of items of… …   Black's law dictionary

  • account — A detailed statement of the mutual demands in the nature of debit and credit between parties, arising out of contracts or some fiduciary relation. A statement in writing, of debits and credits, or of receipts and payments; a list of items of… …   Black's law dictionary

  • account — n. & v. n. 1 a narration or description (gave a long account of the ordeal). 2 a an arrangement or facility at a bank or building society etc. for commercial or financial transactions, esp. for depositing and withdrawing money (opened an account) …   Useful english dictionary

  • long — In various compound legal terms (see infra) this word carries a meaning not essentially different from its signification in the vernacular long account long robe long ton …   Black's law dictionary

  • long — In various compound legal terms (see infra) this word carries a meaning not essentially different from its signification in the vernacular long account long robe long ton …   Black's law dictionary

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