itemization

noun

item·​i·​za·​tion ˌī-tə-mə-ˈzā-shən How to pronounce itemization (audio)
: the act of itemizing
also : an itemized list

Examples of itemization in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web However, the penalty that the bank charges is considered to be a deduction (no itemization required). Michelle Singletary, Washington Post, 22 Mar. 2024 For a brief itemization of examples of these in the KRI, please see the notes at bottom. Melik Kaylan, Forbes, 21 Feb. 2024 But while more information drops on that tomorrow, we’re also supposed to hear more about itemization in the game. Paul Tassi, Forbes, 29 Nov. 2023 An itemization showed the original charge had been nearly $1,509 before adjustments and discounts. Daniel Chang, CBS News, 29 Mar. 2023 Pliny began Book 1 of his Natural History with a dedication to the emperor Titus (Vespasian’s son) and an itemization of what was to follow. Tom Siegfried, Discover Magazine, 8 Feb. 2023 The sales of business properties Trump created himself came at a loss, however, dragging down his net proceeds and somewhat reducing his tax liability, the tax itemization shows. Jim Tankersley, BostonGlobe.com, 31 Dec. 2022 The sales of business properties Mr. Trump created himself came at a loss, however, dragging down his net proceeds and somewhat reducing his tax liability, the tax itemization shows. Russ Buettner, New York Times, 30 Dec. 2022 The standard deduction now sits at $25,900 for married individuals and $12,950 for single filers, making qualifying for itemization difficult. Mia Taylor, Fortune, 29 Dec. 2022

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Word History

First Known Use

1894, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of itemization was in 1894

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Cite this Entry

“Itemization.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/itemization. Accessed 20 Jun. 2024.

Legal Definition

itemization

noun
item·​i·​za·​tion ˌī-tə-mə-ˈzā-shən How to pronounce itemization (audio)
: the act of itemizing
also : an itemized list

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