bill of materials

BOM A summary of the *raw materials and other elements of a manufactured product. A BOM can serve as (i) a record of the components of a product and (ii) a control document for the manufacturing process. The term can also be used in reference to the construction of a *fixed asset.

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  • Bill of materials — (BOM) is the term used to describe the raw materials, parts, sub components, and components needed to manufacture a finished product. It may be used for communication between manufacturing partners, [cite web |quote=As the primary conduit for… …   Wikipedia

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  • bill of materials — BOM 1) A document listing all the materials required to produce a range of products, including all the components and their relevant quantities, the order in which they are assembled, and the work centres that perform the assembly. The BOM is one …   Big dictionary of business and management

  • Bill-of-Materials — Eine Stückliste ist eine strukturierte Anordnung von Objekten. Eine Materialstückliste ist eine strukturierte Anordnung von Teilen oder Baugruppen, die zur Herstellung eines anderen Teiles benötigt werden. Eine Stückliste ordnet die Teile eines… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • bill of materials — Fin a specification of the materials and parts required to make a product …   The ultimate business dictionary

  • bill of materials — detailed hierarchal list of all components necessary to manufacture a product …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Bill Of Materials - BOM — A comprehensive list of raw materials, components and assemblies required to build or manufacture a product. A bill of materials (BOM) is usually in a hierarchical format, with the topmost level showing the end product, and the bottom level… …   Investment dictionary

  • Manufacturing bill of materials — A manufacturing bill of materials (MBOM) is a type of bill of materials (BOM) reflecting the product as planned by manufacturing engineering, also referred to as the as manufactured , as built or as ordered bill of materials. This type of bill of …   Wikipedia

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