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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)

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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: Tight stock control helped the group improve profit margins. They use computerized stock control programs.
(Definition of stock control from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “stock control”
in Chinese (Simplified) (公司或商店的)库存管理制度…
in Chinese (Traditional) (公司或商店的)庫存管理制度…
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