What is Item ?
Item is (noun) 1. something shown in a list I couldn’t buy several items on the shopping list because the shop had sold out. We are discussing item four on the agenda. Please find enclosed an order for the following items from your catalogue. 2. a piece of information, e.g. on a news programme Here is a summary of the main items of news or the main news items.
source: Easier English, Student Dictionary Upper Intermediate Level