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  1. (accounting) the value of work begun but not completed, as shown in a profit-and-loss account

Example Sentences Including 'work-in-progress'

Now on the market, this work-in-progress is seeking a sympathetic buyer to finish the job.
Times, Sunday Times (2002)
Rowe describes the accommodation as a work-in-progress.
Times, Sunday Times (2002)
There are three types of stock: raw materials work-in-progress and finished items.
Chambers, Ian Business Studies Basic Facts
There is no explanation in the annual report of how work-in-progress at VIL rose by Rs 100.50 crore in 1995-96 over 1994-95.
Business Today (1996)
This season, the 29-year-old has been making adjustments to her swing with new coach Ian Triggs but says it is an work-in-progress.
The Mercury, Sunday Tasmanian (2004)
Today and tomorrow, you're invited to view Wild Alberta as a work-in-progress.
Edmonton Sun (2003)


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