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Definition 1: making an itemized list of merchandise or supplies on hand - [noun denoting act]

Samples where inventory or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • an inventory may be necessary to see if anything is missing
  • they held an inventory every month

Synonyms for inventory in the sense of this definition

(inventory is a kind of ...) the act of making a list of items

(... is a kind of inventory ) an instance of stocktaking

"the auditor did not attend the stocktake or check the valuations"

Definition 2: the merchandise that a shop has on hand - [noun denoting artifact]

Samples where inventory or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • they carried a vast inventory of hardware
  • they stopped selling in exact sizes in order to reduce inventory

Synonyms for inventory in the sense of this definition

(inventory is a kind of ...) commodities offered for sale

"good business depends on having good merchandise" "that store offers a variety of products"

Definition 3: a collection of resources - [noun denoting cognition]

Samples where inventory or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • he dipped into his intellectual armory to find an answer

Synonyms for inventory in the sense of this definition

(inventory is a kind of ...) the ability to deal resourcefully with unusual problems

"a man of resource"

Definition 4: a detailed list of all the items in stock - [noun denoting communication]

Synonyms for inventory in the sense of this definition

(inventory is a kind of ...) a database containing an ordered array of items (names or topics)

(... is a kind of inventory ) an inventory of replacement parts

(inventory is a part of ...) an item listed in an inventory

Definition 5: (accounting) the value of a firm's current assets including raw materials and work in progress and finished goods - [noun denoting possession]

(inventory is a kind of ...) a book in which names and transactions are listed

(inventory belongs to category ...) a system that provides quantitative information about finances

Samples where inventory or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • Inventory all books before the end of the year

Synonyms for inventory in the sense of this definition

(inventory is a kind of ...) include in a list

"Am I listed in your register?"

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