(Of goods) available (or unavailable) for immediate sale in a shop: we can order the book if we don’t have it in stock
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- Site visitors can also check inventory in real time, so they know immediately whether a product is available or out of stock.
- On average, the 20 Sainsbury shops had three items out of stock - more than double the industry average.
- You can substitute a goat for the camel should dromederies be out of stock at your local shopping emporium.