account stated
All agreement concerning prior transactions between the parties with respect to the correctness of the separate items composing the account and the balance, if any, in favor of one or the other of the parties. 1 Am J2d Acctg § 21. An agreement between persons who have had previous transactions of a monetary character, fixing the amount due in respect to such transactions and promising payment. State ex rel. Kaser v Leonard, 164 Or 587, 102 P2d 197, 129 ALR 1125. accouple. To tie or join; to unite by marriage.

Ballentine's law dictionary. . 1998.

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