from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A reappraisal of a situation, a person, or one's own position or prospects.
  • noun The act or process of inventorying merchandise or the supplies on hand.

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  • noun the act of taking an inventory of merchandise etc.
  • noun the reappraisal of a situation or of one's prospects

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun reappraisal of a situation or position or outlook
  • noun making an itemized list of merchandise or supplies on hand


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