Ledger vs Girt - What's the difference?
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A book for keeping notes, especially one for keeping accounting records.
(accounting) A collection of accounting entries consisting of credits and debits.
(construction) A board attached to a wall to provide support for attaching other structural elements (such as deck joists or roof rafters) to the building.
A large flat stone, especially one laid over a tomb.
A horizontal structural member of post and beam architecture, typically attached to bridge two or more vertical members such as corner posts.
To bind horizontally, as with a belt or girdle.
To measure the girth of.
(nautical) Bound by a cable; used of a vessel so moored by two anchors that she swings against one of the cables by force of the current or tide.