Translation of inventory in Spanish:

inventory

Pronunciation: /ˈɪnvəntɔːri; ˈɪnvəntri/

noun/nombre (plural -ries)

  • [Business/Comercio] 1.1 countable/numerable (list) inventario (masculine) to draw up an inventory of sth hacer* (un) inventario de algo
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    • About 6 per cent of the slaves listed as sick in inventories of sugar properties suffered from cansaço or exhaustion.
    • Intranets tie machines together, network storage provides repositories for data and information, and system inventories and file indexes list available resources.
    • Such pieces are sometimes tantalisingly listed in inventories, but specific descriptive information about their precise shape, size, decoration, and origins is rarely provided.
    1.2 uncountable/no numerable (stocktaking) inventario (masculine) closed for inventory (American English/inglés norteamericano) cerrado por inventario 1.3 countable/numerable (stock) existencias (feminine plural), estoc (masculine), stock (masculine); (before noun/delante del nombre) [control] de existencias
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    • Burned in recent years by huge unsold inventories of movie merchandise and fearful of the slowing economy, everyone from toymakers and retailers to moviemakers has cut back.
    • At the same time, we've also observed an increase in both the quality and quantity of the inventory of regional sound rental companies.
    • Even as retailers and wholesale distributors built up inventories, factory stockpiles so far this year are down at a 4.4% annual rate.

transitive verb/verbo transitivo (-ries, -rying, -ried)

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