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stock·tak·ing

 (stŏk′tā′kĭng)
n.
1. A reappraisal of a situation, a person, or one's own position or prospects.
2. The act or process of inventorying merchandise or the supplies on hand.

stocktaking

(ˈstɒkˌteɪkɪŋ)
n
1. (Commerce) the examination, counting, and valuing of goods on hand in a shop or business
2. a reassessment of one's current situation, progress, prospects, etc

stock•tak•ing

(ˈstɒkˌteɪ kɪŋ)

n.
2. the act of appraising a present situation in terms of accomplishments and goals.
[1855–60]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.stocktaking - reappraisal of a situation or position or outlook
reappraisal, reassessment, revaluation, review - a new appraisal or evaluation
2.stocktaking - making an itemized list of merchandise or supplies on hand; "an inventory may be necessary to see if anything is missing"; "they held an inventory every month"
itemisation, itemization, listing - the act of making a list of items
stocktake, stock-take - an instance of stocktaking; "the auditor did not attend the stocktake or check the valuations"
Translations
ספירת מלאי

stocktaking

[ˈstɒkˌteɪkɪŋ]
A. N (Brit) → inventario m, balance m
to do the stocktakinghacer el inventario
B. CPD stocktaking sale Nventa f postbalance

stocktaking

[ˈstɒkteɪkɪŋ] n (British) (COMMERCE)inventaire m
closed for stocktaking → fermé(e) pour inventaire

stocktaking

[ˈstɒkˌteɪkɪŋ] n (Brit) (Comm) → inventario
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This week, I participated in the 'stocktakes' that the chief minister of Punjab holds with his key officials and development partners every quarter, focused on education, health, water and clean cities.
LAHORE -- The final education and health stocktakes marking five years of close collaboration between the UK's Department for International Development (DfID) and the Punjab Government have been held in Lahore on Friday.
ISLAMABAD -- The final education and health stocktakes marking five years of close collaboration between the UK's Department for International Development (DfID) and the Punjab Government have been held.
Barber praised Shehbaz for attending over 50 stocktakes himself.As far as the health reforms roadmap is concerned, Barber briefed that a million children were being protected by diseases such as measles, 90 per cent children were vaccinated and the establishment of basic health units (BHUs) had increased from 70 in 2014 to 1000 in the year 2018.It was also told that the Punjab Information Technology Board (PITB) helped in the geo-tagging of the hospital staff, which ensured regular tests like ultrasound, temperature and blood pressure pulse.
The stocktakes are an important part of the roadmap process, where progress and issues are discussed in a transparent, honest and constructive manner.
The Solid Waste Management and Water stocktakes chaired by Education Minister Rana Mashhood Ahmad took place on Wednesday.
During that time, she led strategic policy stocktakes for the Victorian and Queensland Governments.
There will be no more reviews or stocktakes. The scheme will be implemented in accordance with today's announcement and I urge the public to work with me and get on board.