Definition of Auditing:
The auditors' office had grown out of the disputes over the accounts of Sir Thomas Smith, and in addition to the annual auditing of the treasurer's report, which had to be submitted to the Easter court, they were charged with responsibility for a close review of all earlier records of the company.- "The Virginia Company Of London, 1606-1624", Wesley Frank Craven.
7. The county auditor, the chairman of the board of county commissioners, and the clerk of the district court, acting as an auditing board, carefully examine at least three times a year the accounts, books and vouchers of the county treasurer, and count the money in the treasury.- "Studies in Civics", James T. McCleary.
- "Autobiography of a YOGI", Paramhansa Yogananda.