GlossaryΒΆ

party
Any entity (individual or corporate) that one might transact business with.
wizard
A sequence of dialog boxes that leads the user through a series of well-defined steps.
rule
A set of criteria that controls access to a model or field.
model
A representation of a particular set of data and processes, such as a party or sale.
company
In Tryton, a company is an entity that is “internal” to the system (in other words, a company whose data is being stored in Tryton); any “external” company would be represented as a party.
chart of accounts
A chart of accounts (COA) is a list of the accounts used by a business entity to define each class of items for which money or the equivalent is spent or received. It is used to organize the finances of the entity and to segregate expenditures, revenue, assets and :term:`liabilities’ in order to give interested parties a better understanding of the financial status of the entity.