Meaning of “item” - Learner’s Dictionary

item

noun [ C ] uk us /ˈaɪtəm/
SINGLE THING

B1 a single thing in a set or on a list:

the last item on the list
Various stolen items were found.
PIECE OF NEWS

B2 a piece of news on television or radio, or in a newspaper:

a small item on the back page of the local newspaper

(Definition of “item” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)