Definitions for on hand

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. on hand(p)(adj)

    readily available

    "there will be a wealth of information on hand from the lawyers"


  1. on hand(Adverb)

    Available; ready; in stock.

  2. Origin: From *, from onhende, equivalent to . Cognate with áhendur. Compare offhand.

Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms

  1. on hand

    The quantity of an item that is physically available in a storage location and contained in the accountable property book records of an issuing activity.

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Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

on hand

near; present; ready for use etc

We always keep some candles on hand in case there's a power failure.

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