ACCOUNTING TERMS - ACCOUNTING DICTIONARY - ACCOUNTING GLOSSARY
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CREDITORS are the entities to which a debt is owed by another entity.
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STANDARD COST is production or operating cost that is carefully predetermined. A standard cost is a target cost that should be attained. The standard cost is compared with the actual cost in order to measure the performance of a given costing department or operation. See STANDARD COST SYSTEM.
CONTROLLABILITY, COST is the financial policy of controlling, limiting or curbing the cost of materials, labor, and overhead.