double-entry method

double-entry method

[¦dəb·əl ′en·trē ‚meth·əd]
(mining engineering)
A mining arrangement involving twin entries in flat or gently dipping coal, so that rooms can be extended from both entryways.
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South-Western's history began when James Baker, a 28-year old teacher at Knoxville Business College, wrote the first book in the business education field to incorporate the double-entry method of accounting.