Simple Definition of stocktaking
: the activity or process of thinking about a problem or situation in order to decide what to do
: the act or process of making a complete list of the items or things that are in a place
Full Definition of stocktaking
1 : the action of estimating a situation at a given moment
2 : inventory 4
Examples of stocktaking in a sentence
It is time for a stocktaking.
First Known Use of stocktaking
Rhymes with stocktaking
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Britannica English: Translation of stocktaking for Arabic speakers
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