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  • 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

  • particular — /pəˈtɪkjələ / (say puh tikyuhluh) adjective 1. relating to some one person, thing, group, class, occasion, etc., rather than to others or all; special, not general: one s particular interests. 2. being a definite one, individual, or single, or… …   Australian English dictionary

  • particular — par•tic•u•lar [[t]pərˈtɪk yə lər, pəˈtɪk [/t]] adj. 1) pertaining to a single or specific person, thing, group, etc.; not general: one s particular interests[/ex] 2) considered separately from others; specific: a particular item on a list[/ex] 3) …   From formal English to slang

  • item — item, detail, particular are comparable when meaning one of the things, either separate and distinct or considered so, which constitute a whole. Item applies mainly to each thing that is put down in a list (as of things needed, things to be done …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • particular — par·tic·u·lar adj in the civil law of Louisiana: of or relating to a designated property or to the inheritance of it compare universal Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …   Law dictionary

  • particular — [pär tik′yə lər] adj. [ME particuler < MFr < LL particularis < L particula,PARTICLE] 1. of or belonging to a single, definite person, part, group, or thing; not general; distinct 2. apart from any other; regarded separately; specific [to …   English World dictionary

  • item — / ī təm/ n 1: a distinct part in an enumeration, account, or series 2: a financial instrument (as a check or draft) Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …   Law dictionary

  • 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

  • item — i tem, n. [From {Item}, adv.] [1913 Webster] 1. An article; a separate particular in an account; as, the items in a bill; he picked up four items at the drug store. [1913 Webster +PJC] 2. A hint; an innuendo. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] A secret item… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Particular — Par*tic u*lar, n. 1. A separate or distinct member of a class, or part of a whole; an individual fact, point, circumstance, detail, or item, which may be considered separately; as, the particulars of a story. [1913 Webster] Particulars which it… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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