supplies

  

Definition

General purpose consumable items which commonly have a shorter life span in use than equipment and machines, and which are stocked for recurring use.

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  • In order to be compensated for your work today, we will need you to stock, organize, catalog, and re-shelf all of our out of season supplies.

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  • The members of the camping expedition decided they had to cut their trip short because they were running very low on supplies of food.

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  • I didn't know if we had the right supplies to go to the place and I had to go to the store and buy them.

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