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Definition of Inventory


  1. An account, catalogue, or schedule, made by an executor or administrator, of all the goods and chattels, and sometimes of the real estate, of a deceased person; a list of the property of which a person or estate is found to be possessed; hence, an itemized list of goods or valuables, with their estimated worth; specifically, the annual account of stock taken in any business.
  2. To make an inventory of; to make a list, catalogue, or schedule of; to insert or register in an account of goods; as, a merchant inventories his stock.
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Inventory Translations

inventory in Dutch is inventaris, boedel
inventory in French is stocks, inventaire
inventory in German is Inventur, Inventar
inventory in Italian is inventario
inventory in Norwegian is fortegnelse, inventarliste
inventory in Spanish is inventario
inventory in Swedish is bouppteckning, inventarie