Associations to the word «Inventory»


INVENTORY, noun. (operations) The stock of an item on hand at a particular location or business
INVENTORY, noun. (operations) a detailed list of all of the items on hand
INVENTORY, noun. (operations) the process of producing or updating such a list
INVENTORY, noun. (role-playing games) A space containing the items available to a character for immediate use.
INVENTORY, verb. (transitive) (operations) To take stock of the resources or items on hand; to produce an inventory.
INVENTORY MANAGEMENT, noun. (operations) The formal management of the timing and quantities of goods to be ordered and stocked by an organization in order that demand can always be satisfied without excess expenditure.
INVENTORY TETRIS, noun. (video games) A system of inventory management where acquired items must be arranged according to the space that they consume.
INVENTORY TETRIS, noun. Alternative letter-case form of inventory Tetris

Dictionary definition

INVENTORY, noun. A detailed list of all the items in stock.
INVENTORY, noun. The merchandise that a shop has on hand; "they carried a vast inventory of hardware"; "they stopped selling in exact sizes in order to reduce inventory".
INVENTORY, noun. (accounting) the value of a firm's current assets including raw materials and work in progress and finished goods.
INVENTORY, noun. A collection of resources; "he dipped into his intellectual armory to find an answer".
INVENTORY, noun. Making an itemized list of merchandise or supplies on hand; "an inventory may be necessary to see if anything is missing"; "they held an inventory every month".
INVENTORY, verb. Make or include in an itemized record or report; "Inventory all books before the end of the year".

Wise words

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