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Adverbial item has 1 sense
  1. item - (used when listing or enumerating items) also; "a length of chain, item a hook"-Philip Guedalla
Noun item has 5 senses
  1. item, point - a distinct part that can be specified separately in a group of things that could be enumerated on a list; "he noticed an item in the New York Times"; "she had several items on her shopping list"; "the main point on the agenda was taken up first"
    --1 is a kind of part, portion, component part, component
    --1 is a part of list, listing
    --1 has particulars:
     agenda item; incidental; inventory item; line item; news item; place, position
    Derived forms: verb itemize1, verb itemise2
  2. item - a whole individual unit; especially when included in a list or collection; "they reduced the price on many items"
    --2 is a kind of
    whole, whole thing, unit
    --2 has particulars: piece
    Derived forms: verb itemize1, verb itemise2
  3. detail, particular, item - a small part that can be considered separately from the whole; "it was perfect in all details"
    --3 is a kind of part, portion, component part, component
    --3 has particulars: highlight, high spot
    Derived form: verb itemize1
  4. detail, item, point - an isolated fact that is considered separately from the whole; "several of the details are similar"; "a point of information"
    --4 is a kind of fact
    --4 has particulars:
     minutia; nook and cranny, nooks and crannies; respect, regard; sticking point; technicality, trifle, triviality
    Derived forms: verb itemize1, verb itemise2
  5. token, item - an individual instance of a type of symbol; "the word`error' contains three tokens of `r'"
    --5 is a kind of symbol
    --5 has particulars: postage, postage stamp, stamp; trading stamp
    Derived forms: verb itemize1, verb itemise2
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