itemization

noun
item·​i·​za·​tion | \ ˌī-tə-mə-ˈzā-shən How to pronounce itemization (audio) \

Definition of itemization

: the act of itemizing also : an itemized list

Examples of itemization in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The itemization occurs, ostensibly, for posterity -- much of a first lady's wardrobe is saved and often given to a presidential library, or another museum. Kate Bennett, CNN, 13 Jan. 2022 Making itemization more difficult simplifies tax-return preparation for millions of people. WSJ, 25 May 2021 Chris Burford, general counsel and board secretary for Eastern Oregon University said any public itemization of outside legal costs would put rural universities at a tremendous strategic disadvantage. oregonlive, 27 May 2021 Thanks to a 2017 tax overhaul, which nearly doubled the standard mortgage-interest deduction, a single home buyer might be able to lower their tax bill, too, via itemization. Wsjnoted., WSJ, 10 Aug. 2020 Providers have varying charges based on an individual person’s insurance, and the itemization of services can be unclear until the bill arrives. Elizabeth Earl, Anchorage Daily News, 26 Feb. 2020 In this case, Schultz said if the lack of itemization proves to be an innocent mistake, Omar might face little repercussions, such as a small fine. Dave Orrick, The Mercury News, 29 Aug. 2019 In this case, Schultz said if the lack of itemization proves to be an innocent mistake, Omar might face little repercussions, such as a small fine. Dave Orrick, The Mercury News, 29 Aug. 2019 In this case, Schultz said if the lack of itemization proves to be an innocent mistake, Omar might face little repercussions, such as a small fine. Dave Orrick, The Mercury News, 29 Aug. 2019 See More

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First Known Use of itemization

1894, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of itemization was in 1894

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“Itemization.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/itemization. Accessed 27 Sep. 2022.

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itemization

noun
item·​i·​za·​tion | \ ˌī-tə-mə-ˈzā-shən How to pronounce itemization (audio) \

Legal Definition of itemization

: the act of itemizing also : an itemized list

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