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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
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