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    could you please tell me what "provisional and on account" means in the following sentence:

    The service fees that had been sent out to the members related to 2009 and were in fact provisional and on account.

    Thanks a lot!


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    Re: meaning

    Provisional - they belonged to the recipient provided he did the agreed work
    On account - the amount paid would be deducted from the final account; it's an advance payment


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