Pronunciation: (ī'tu-mīz"), [key]
—v., -ized, -iz•ing.
1. to state by items; give the particulars of; list the individual units or parts of: to itemize an account.
2. to list as an item or separate part: to itemize deductions on an income-tax return.
to compute an income-tax return by listing separately all assets, credits, allowable deductions, losses, etc. Also, esp. Brit.,i'tem•ise".
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.