Meaning of virement in English:


Pronunciation /ˈvʌɪəm(ə)nt/ /ˈvɪəmɒ̃/


mass nounBritish Finance
  • The process of transferring items from one financial account to another.

    ‘It also provides information about the budget virement process, and when this should/should not be used.’
    • ‘The proposed virement and preservation of the Planning Delivery Grant would be managed to ensure that the Department would not exceed its overall budget allocation’


Early 20th century from French, from virer ‘to turn’.