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v. i·tem·ized, i·tem·iz·ing, i·tem·iz·es
1. To place or include on a list of items: itemized her expenses on the proper form.
2. To list the items of: itemized the expense account.
To list deductions from taxable income on a tax return: This benefit is available only to taxpayers who itemize.
i′tem·i·za′tion (ī′tə-mĭ-zā′shən) n.
(tr) to put on a list or make a list of
ˌitemiˈzation, ˌitemiˈsation n
v. -ized, -iz•ing. v.t.
1. to state or present by items; give the particulars of: to itemize an account.
2. to list as an item.v.i.
3. to list separately all allowable deductions in computing income tax.
Past participle: itemized
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|Verb||1.||itemize - specify individually; "She enumerated the many obstacles she had encountered"; "The doctor recited the list of possible side effects of the drug"|
list, name - give or make a list of; name individually; give the names of; "List the states west of the Mississippi"
|2.||itemize - place on a list of items; "itemize one's tax deductions"|