Definition of bill of quantities in English:

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bill of quantities

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A detailed statement of work, prices, dimensions, and other details, for the erection of a building by contract.
Example sentences
  • In the UK there are three principal documents, the plans themselves, the specifications and the bills of quantities.
  • E F G L detailed design, production drawings, specifications and bills of quantities.
  • ‘The Sub-Contractor shall be deemed to have full knowledge of the drawings, specifications, bills of quantities, stipulations and conditions of the Main Contract’.

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