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bill of materialsnoun [C]

uk   us   (plural bills of materials) (written abbreviation BOM)
PRODUCTION a ​document showing a ​list of all the ​materials and ​parts that are needed to ​produce something: The most ​expensivepiece in the product's ​bill of ​materials is the touch-sensitive ​display.
PROPERTY →  bill of quantities : The architect's ​planneeds a ​bill of ​materials, a ​schedule, ​planning permissions, and a ​budget.
(Definition of bill of materials from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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