billing billing  /ˈbɪ lɪŋ/


  • (n) request for payment of a debt


  1. It is said that at one point there was one person to answer the telephones who changed her voice to become the shipping or billing department as needed.
  2. This could make the billing bureaucracy more efficient.
  3. In consumer billing, the customer's bank account or credit card is automatically debited.


  1. Bango extends operator billing in Windows Phone Store

    Bango has launched direct operator billing for Microsoft’s Windows Phone Store with the Mobile Network Operator Indosat in Indonesia. This enables Windows Phone users to easily purchase digital content without the use of premium SMS messages or the limitations of credit cards.
    on June 27, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

  2. Electronic Medical Billing and Outsourcing

    Helping in the integration between a hospital with insurance companies and billers, Electronic Medical Billing services are instrumental in enhancing profitability for care practices. With the advent in Electronic Health Records and software on the cloud, Electronic Medical Billing Services; integrated with EHRs, have become easier since there are no costs required for software installation [...]
    on June 27, 2013     Source: MedCity News

  3. Billing secretary admits stealing $20K

    A billing secretary/administrator at Northtowns Orthopedics has admitted to stealing $20,743 by falsifying patient's billing records.
    on June 24, 2013     Source: WIVB Buffalo


  1. "It hasn't really set in yet," Wade said. "Down 3-0 hurts. This team's good. They've got a lot of veteran guys who step up to the billing."
    on Apr 23, 2010 By: Dwyane Wade Source: USA Today

  2. "The Department of Justice today served search warrants at various doctors' offices, billing locations and residences in Los Angeles and Orange County," Brown told reporters. "The locations that were searched relate to doctors who prescribed...
    on Oct 12, 2007 By: Jerry Brown Source: AFP

  3. "It lived up to the billing," said Hoffman, who hasn't allowed an earned run in 23 1-3 innings spanning his last 24 appearances. "Peave and Penny went after each other with a lot of moxie and aggressiveness and both got out of some tough jams...
    on Jun 30, 2007 By: Trevor Hoffman Source: USA Today

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