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a list, a listing: a record of short pieces of information, an inventory, an itemization
I made a list of all the groceries we need. I've itemized everything on this piece of paper.

to be listed (under), (among): to figure, to be represented, to be found (as), (with)
We're listed among the top 50 most successful American companies. We appear in the list at position number 3 out of 50 companies.


  • "It's just a rough list."
  • "A new book for children, debuts at #1 on the best seller list."
  • "Project motivation (I have attached a sort of "task list" to this e-mail for you to show Miss Stake."
  • "I am sending a list of additional services ChinaCorp can provide, as an attachment to this e-mail."
  • "Below is the list of requests he has sent me."
  • "He is not your average 12 year old, so we have provided you with a short list of suggestions and guidelines"
  • "You see, a small company listed on NASDAQ is about to announce an important technological breakthrough."
  • "Horatio : Look, this is my "task list"."
  • "Warbuckle : This is just a guess, but I don't think this is the AK-47 that I asked for on my Christmas list."
  • "Here is a brief sampling of dreams from our lists"

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