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purchasing

From Longman Business Dictionarypurchasingpur‧chas‧ing /ˈpɜːtʃəsɪŋˈpɜːr-/ noun [uncountable]COMMERCE the activity of buying the materials, stock, equipment etc that a company needs to produce goodsShe is the company’s purchasing manager.The purchasing of consulting services has changed and is affected by the economy.