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trans·ac·tion

 (trăn-săk′shən, -zăk′-)
n.
1. The act of transacting or the fact of being transacted.
2. Something transacted, especially a business agreement or exchange.
3. Communication involving two or more people that affects all those involved; personal interaction: "a rich sense of the transaction between writer and reader" (William Zinsser).
4. transactions A record of business conducted at a meeting; proceedings.

trans·ac′tion·al adj.
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transaction

(trænˈzækʃən)
n
1. (Commerce) something that is transacted, esp a business deal or negotiation
2. the act of transacting or the state of being transacted
3. (Journalism & Publishing) (plural) the published records of the proceedings of a society, conference, etc
4. (Commerce) (in business computing) the act of obtaining and paying for an item or service
5. (Computer Science) (in general computing) the transmission and processing of an item of data
transˈactional adj
transˈactionally adv
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trans•ac•tion

(trænˈsæk ʃən, -ˈzæk-)

n.
1. the act or process of transacting; the fact of being transacted.
2. something that is transacted, esp. a business agreement.
3. transactions, the published record of the proceedings at a meeting of a learned society or other association.
4. Psychol. an interaction of an individual with one or more other persons, esp. as influenced by their assumed relational roles of parent, child, or adult.
[1425–75; late Middle English < Latin trānsāctiō completion, transaction. See transact, -tion]
trans•ac′tion•al, adj.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.transaction - the act of transacting within or between groups (as carrying on commercial activities)transaction - the act of transacting within or between groups (as carrying on commercial activities); "no transactions are possible without him"; "he has always been honest is his dealings with me"
group action - action taken by a group of people
commerce, commercialism, mercantilism - transactions (sales and purchases) having the objective of supplying commodities (goods and services)
affairs - transactions of professional or public interest; "news of current affairs"; "great affairs of state"
operations, trading operations - financial transactions at a brokerage; having to do with the execution of trades and keeping customer records
transference, transfer - transferring ownership
exchange - the act of giving something in return for something received; "deductible losses on sales or exchanges of property are allowable"
business deal, deal, trade - a particular instance of buying or selling; "it was a package deal"; "I had no further trade with him"; "he's a master of the business deal"
downtick - a transaction in the stock market at a price below the price of the preceding transaction
uptick - a transaction in the stock market at a price above the price of the preceding transaction
borrowing - obtaining funds from a lender
renting, rental - the act of paying for the use of something (as an apartment or house or car)
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transaction

noun
1. deal, matter, affair, negotiation, business, action, event, proceeding, enterprise, bargain, coup, undertaking, deed, occurrence plans to disclose a business transaction with British Telecommunications
2. conducting, negotiation, performance, handling, settling, conduct, organization, clinching, execution, thrashing out Entertaining facilitates the transaction of business.
plural noun
1. records, minutes, affairs, proceedings, goings-on (informal), annals, doings the transactions of the Metallurgical Society of Great Britain
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transaction

noun
An agreement, especially one involving a sale or exchange:
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Translations
تَعامُل، إجْراءمعاملةمُعَامَلَةمُعامَلَةٌ تِجارِيَّه
transakcevyjednání
transaktionudførelseforretning
liiketoimi
transakcija
tranzakcióügylet
framkvæmdframkvæmd; viîskipti
トランザクション取引
거래
transakcia
transaktion
การติดต่อทางธุรกิจ การดำเนินการทางธุรกิจ
iş yapmaişlem
giao dịch

transaction

[trænˈzækʃən] N
1. (= deal) → operación f, transacción f
cash transactionsoperaciones fpl al contado
2. (= paperwork) → tramitación f
3. transactions (= records) [of society] → actas fpl, memorias fpl
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transaction

[trænˈzækʃən]
ntransaction f
cash transaction → transaction au comptant
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transaction

n
(= act)Abwicklung f; (= deal)Abschluss m; transaction of businessGeschäftsbetrieb m; the bank will be closed for the transaction of business at 3 p.m.die Bank hat or ist ab 15.00 Uhr geschlossen
(= piece of business)Geschäft nt; (Fin, St Ex) → Transaktion f
transactions pl (of society)Sitzungsbericht m
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transaction

[trænˈzækʃn] n (business) → trattativa; (in bank) → operazione f, transazione f transactions npl (minutes) → atti mpl
cash transaction → operazione in contanti
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

transact

(trӕnˈsӕkt) verb
to do or carry out (business).
tranˈsaction (-ʃən) noun
1. a particular piece of business; a business deal.
2. the act of transacting. The transaction of the deal took several days.
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transaction

مُعَامَلَة transakce transaktion Transaktion συναλλαγή transacción liiketoimi transaction transakcija operazione 取引 거래 transactie transaksjon transakcja transação сделка transaktion การติดต่อทางธุรกิจ การดำเนินการทางธุรกิจ işlem giao dịch 交易
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Keating rode up now, and the transaction became more complicated.
"No, madame; but if I were called upon to sell or to buy, I should be satisfied with the gold of the settings alone as my profit upon the transaction. I should make a good twenty-five thousand francs."
One would think--to watch the people, that the whole transaction was in the Morning Post.
Nor do we lose directly by the transaction. The instant the action of the directors becomes known, Ward Valley will rush heavenward.
In a commercial transaction of the retail order much depends on the seller's engaging and amiable aspect.
But today a repentance had come which was of a bitterer flavor, and a threatening Providence urged him to a kind of propitiation which was not simply a doctrinal transaction. The divine tribunal had changed its aspect for him; self-prostration was no longer enough, and he must bring restitution in his hand.
I had the whole transaction down in black and white immediately.
He proposed the following terms, as the only terms on which he would consent to mix himself up with, what was (even in HIS line of business) a doubtful and dangerous transaction.
I must tell you that it was a most complicated transaction. He had the greatest difficulty in getting any lawyer to draft the deed of sale.
I have myself published separate volumes on the 'Structure and Distribution of Coral Reefs;' on the 'Volcanic Islands visited during the Voyage of the Beagle;' and on the 'Geology of South America.' The sixth volume of the 'Geological Transactions' contains two papers of mine on the Erratic Boulders and Volcanic Phenomena of South America.
CONTAINING SCENES OF MATRIMONIAL FELICITY IN DIFFERENT DEGREES OF LIFE; AND VARIOUS OTHER TRANSACTIONS DURING THE FIRST TWO YEARS AFTER THE MARRIAGE BETWEEN CAPTAIN BLIFIL AND MISS BRIDGET ALLWORTHY.
The first ray of light which illumines the gloom, and converts into a dazzling brilliancy that obscurity in which the earlier history of the public career of the immortal Pickwick would appear to be involved, is derived from the perusal of the following entry in the Transactions of the Pickwick Club, which the editor of these papers feels the highest pleasure in laying before his readers, as a proof of the careful attention, indefatigable assiduity, and nice discrimination, with which his search among the multifarious documents confided to him has been conducted.