CET6 TEM4 IELTS GRE 考 研 TOEFL
1. "list of what is found," from Latin inventus, past participle of invenire "to find" (see invention).
- inventory (n.)
- early 15c., from Old French inventoire "inventory, detailed list of goods, catalogue," from Medieval Latin inventorium (Late Latin inventarium) "list of what is found," from Latin inventus, past participle of invenire "to find" (see invention). The verb is first recorded c. 1600, from the noun.
- 1. They're likely to hold big fire sales to liquidate their inventory.
- 2. an inventory of the museum's contents
- 3. This is a detailed inventory of all the jobs to be done.
- 4. The inventory situation was righting itself.
- 5. The inventory showed that the store was overstocked.
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