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TRUNCATION Definition & Legal Meaning

Definition & Citations:

1. Accounting. Leaving off digits that lie to right of a decimal point. 2. Banking. Shortening processing time of cheques. 3. Computing. Cutting off the last string number as it is too long for the space. Database search. Search engine ability to locate related terms by adding ‘*’ to the search.


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