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inventory

 [in´ven-tor″e]
a comprehensive list of personality traits, aptitudes, and interests.
California Personality inventory CPI; a self-report, true-false questionnaire designed to measure aspects of personality style. It is generally used in counseling situations or for less than severe psychopathology.
Millon Clinical Multiaxial inventory MCMI; a true-false, self-report questionnaire designed to produce a profile of the personality style and structure underlying mental disorders.
Minnesota Multiphasic Personality inventory MMPI; a psychological test in questionnaire form in which the answers to true-false statements show dimensions of the subject's personality structure and provide comparison with responses made by persons in various diagnostic categories.

in·ven·tor·y

(in'ven-tōr-ē),
A detailed, often descriptive, list of items, used in psychological and psychiatric assessment of various behavioral phenomena. See: construct (2).

inventory

/in·ven·to·ry/ (in´ven-tor″e) a comprehensive list of personality traits, aptitudes, and interests; some of the most popular include the California Personality I. (CPI), Millon Clinical Multiaxial I. (MCMI), and Minnesota Multiphasic Personality I. (MMPI).

inventory

Psychometrics A questionnaire or test designed to measure aptitudes, interest or traits. See Hogean Personality Inventory, Miller Clinical Inventory, Multiaxial Inventory, MMPI, NEO Personality Inventory, Social Support Inventory, State-Trait Anxiety Inventory, Texas Primary Reading inventory, Tobacco Withdrawal Symptoms Inventory.

in·ven·tor·y

(in'vĕn-tōr-ē)
A detailed, often descriptive, list of items.

in·ven·tor·y

(in'vĕn-tōr-ē)
A detailed, often descriptive, list of items, tools, devices, dressings, or materials.

inventory,

n an itemized compilation of materials on hand.
inventory, equipment,
n a detailed listing of all the nonexpendable items owned and used in the practice of the profession.
inventory, materials,
n a detailed listing of expendable supplies that are on hand in the practice. This is a constantly fluctuating list, depending on the quantity of the various materials presently on hand.
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2000-22 allows an exception to the general rule that all entities with inventories must use the accrual method.
Taxpayers already using the cash method, but accounting for inventories, can breathe a sigh of relief, because the IRS has now legitimized this method.
471 mandates the use of inventories whenever necessary to clearly determine a taxpayer's income.
Accordingly, a small reseller with inventories changing from a cash or hybrid method to an accrual method would generally be permitted to change automatically to a proper inventory method under Sec.
472(b)(2) of the Code that LIFO inventories be stated at cost," and that replacement cost may be more analogous to the market value used in the lower of cost or market inventory method.
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471 (a) states that, when inventories are necessary, they must be taken in a manner conforming "as nearly as may be to [1] the best accounting practice in the trade or business and [2] clearly reflecting the income.