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noun [C]
/ˈɪnvɔɪs/ FINANCE
a document that lists things provided or work done, gives their cost, and asks for payment: raise/generate an invoice I raised an invoice for work done last year and use last month.issue/send/submit an invoice The supplier must issue an invoice for all taxable supplies. pay/settle an invoice
→ See also consignment invoice, electronic invoice, export invoice, false invoice, final invoice, original invoice, pro forma invoice, purchase invoice, sales invoice, tax invoice
(Definition of invoice noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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