invoice

/ˈɪnvɔɪs / (say 'invoys)

noun
1. an itemised list of goods purchased, with details of their quantities and prices, sent to the buyer to document the total charge.
verb (t) (invoiced, invoicing)
2. to present an invoice to (a customer, or the like).
3. to make an invoice of.
4. to enter in an invoice.
{invoyes, plural of (obsolete) invoy invoice, from French envoy sending, thing sent. See envoy1}

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

Synonyms:
(of articles of merchandise shipped or sold), , ,


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