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  • single tax — noun Date: 1795 a tax to be levied on a single item (as real estate) as the sole source of public revenue …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • item — i‧tem [ˈaɪtəm] noun [countable] 1. a single thing, especially something that is for sale: • The CD used to be considered a luxury item. • stores selling non food items 2. ACCOUNTING a piece of information written in a set of accounts …   Financial and business terms

  • Single source publishing — Single source publishing, also known as single sourcing, allows the same content to be used in different documents or in various formats. For example, a software company may have several products with user guides that share a common procedure,… …   Wikipedia

  • item — [īt′əm] adv. [ME < L < ita, so, thus] also: used before each article in a series being enumerated n. 1. [Archaic or Dial.] an admonition; hint 2. an article; unit; separate thing; particular; entry in an account 3. a bit of news or… …   English World dictionary

  • Single-Minute Exchange of Die — (SMED) is one of the many lean production methods for reducing waste in a manufacturing process. It provides a rapid and efficient way of converting a manufacturing process from running the current product to running the next product. This rapid… …   Wikipedia

  • single entry — single entry, adj. Bookkeeping. 1. an item noted only once. 2. a simple accounting system noting only amounts owed by and due to a business. Cf. double entry. [1820 30] * * * …   Universalium

  • single-entry accounting — A system of tracking business income and expenses that requires each item of income or expense to be recorded just once. Compare: double entry accounting Category: Business, LLCs & Corporations → Business Accounting, Bookkeeping & Finances… …   Law dictionary

  • Item response theory — In psychometrics, item response theory (IRT) is a body of theory describing the application of mathematical models to data from questionnaires and tests as a basis for measuring abilities, attitudes, or other variables. It is used for statistical …   Wikipedia

  • item — i|tem W1 [ˈaıtəm] n [Date: 1500 1600; : Latin; Origin: in the same way, also (used to introduce things in a list), from ita in this way ] 1.) a single thing, especially one thing in a list, group, or set of things ▪ He opened the cardboard box… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • item — noun 1 (C) a single thing, especially part of a list, group, or set: The professor wanted to see item 15, the Egyptian pot. (+ of): an item of furniture 2 (C) a single, usually short, piece of news in a newspaper or magazine, or on TV: He sat at… …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

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