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account

1. 
a. a regular client or customer, esp a firm that purchases commodities on credit
b. an area of business assigned to another
2. on account
a. on credit
b. as partial payment
3. settle or square accounts with to pay or receive a balance due

account

An established relationship for some purpose such as identifying a user on a computer or making financial transactions. See user account, guest account and account number.
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This is the third event of its kind, which gives the young people of Merthyr the opportunity to put questions and call to account politicians and other people in public life.
This lectionary lemon can be turned into a powerful opportunity to preach about our world in crisis, our call to account for our mismanagement, and our need to discern how we will faithfully respond as citizens of heaven and earth.
Hopefully, Angela can support Donna and they can work together to call to account those people responsible for such miscarriages of justice.