Meaning of 'inventory'

Find the meaning of the word ‘inventory’

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Meaning of ‘inventory’

6 definitions found.



making an itemized list of merchandise or supplies on hand

Example: "an inventory may be necessary to see if anything is missing"

Synonyms: inventorying stocktaking stock-taking


the merchandise that a shop has on hand

Example: "they carried a vast inventory of hardware"

Synonyms: stock


a collection of resources

Synonyms: armory armoury


a detailed list of all the items in stock

Synonyms: stock list


(accounting) the value of a firm's current assets including raw materials and work in progress and finished goods


make or include in an itemized record or report

Synonyms: stock-take take stock

Source: WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University

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