Meaning of “stock control” in the English Dictionary

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"stock control" in British English

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stock controlnoun [ U ]

uk /ˈstɒk kənˌtrəʊl/ us /ˈstɑːk kənˌtroʊl/

In a company or shop, stock control is the system of making certain that new supplies are ordered and that goods have not been stolen.

(Definition of “stock control” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"stock control" in Business English

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stock controlnoun [ U ]

uk us COMMERCE, PRODUCTION

the process of making sure that the right amount of goods is available for sale or the right amount of materials is available to use:

(Definition of “stock control” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)