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Definition: Manifest

Definition: Manifest

Definition: What is a Manifest?

A manifest in material-handling context is a list of cargo either delivered to or shipped from a warehouse.
Generally, manifest lists description of goods (cargo), its quantity, its origin and its destination. In some cases, in transportation in particular, it also includes declared cost (price) for customs purposes.
In transportation, manifest describes a list of cargo or passengers carried on a ship or plane, as well as an invoice of goods carried on a truck or train. It is also defined as a list of railroad cars according to owner and location.
In computing, it is defined as a file containing metadata describing other files.
Generally, manifest is something that is clear to see or understand.

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