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"itemize" in British English

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(Definition of itemize from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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itemizeverb [T]

 us   /ˈɑɪ·t̬əˌmɑɪz/
to ​listparticular things ​separately: I always itemize ​deductions on my ​incometax.
(Definition of itemize from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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itemizeverb [T]

(UK also itemise) uk   us   /ˈaɪtəmaɪz/
ACCOUNTING to ​list things such as ​payments or ​charges separately, usually ​including details about each: He was ​accused of ​failing to ​reportpayments to ​politicalconsultants and ​failing to itemize ​creditcardpayments. Please itemize your ​expenses when ​submittingclaims for ​reimbursement.
US TAX to ​list all of the ​amounts on which you do not have to ​paytax: If you itemize ​deductions, you can get a $3300 ​taxrefund from the ​IRS.
(Definition of itemize from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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