transaction


transaction
noun
ADJECTIVE
cross-border, international
private
fraudulent (esp. BrE), illegal, suspicious

The president had entered into fraudulent property transactions.

secure

secure Internet transactions

cash, credit
credit-card, debit-card
electronic, Internet, online
business-to-business, e-commerce, over-the-counter

Electronic banking may make over-the-counter transactions obsolete.

banking, business, commercial, consumer, economic, financial, market, monetary
currency, foreign-exchange

foreign currency transactions

property (esp. BrE), real estate (AmE)
share (esp. BrE), stock (esp. AmE)
VERB + TRANSACTION
carry out (esp. BrE), conduct, do (esp. AmE), enter into (esp. BrE), make
handle, process

to handle a transaction for a client

complete
record
TRANSACTION + VERB
proceed, take place

to ensure the transaction proceeds smoothly

TRANSACTION + NOUN
charges (esp. BrE), cost

Using the Internet can significantly reduce transaction costs.

PREPOSITION
transaction between

The system records all transactions between the company and its suppliers.

transaction over

transactions over the Internet


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  • transaction — [ trɑ̃zaksjɔ̃ ] n. f. • 1281; lat. transactio, de transigere → transiger 1 ♦ Dr. Acte par lequel on transige. Contrat par lequel les contractants terminent ou préviennent une contestation en renonçant chacun à une partie de leurs prétentions. ⇒… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • transaction — trans·ac·tion /tran zak shən, sak / n 1: something transacted; esp: an exchange or transfer of goods, services, or funds 2 a: an act, process, or instance of transacting b: an action or activity involving two parties or things that reciprocally… …   Law dictionary

  • Transaction — Trans*ac tion, n. [L. transactio, fr. transigere, transactum, to drive through, carry through, accomplish, transact; trans across, over + agere to drive; cf. F. transaction. See {Act}, {Agent}.] 1. The doing or performing of any business;… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transaction — Transaction. subst. f. v. Acte par lequel on transige sur un differend. Passer une transaction. faire homologuer une transaction. le troisiéme article de la transaction porte que. &c …   Dictionnaire de l'Académie française

  • transaction — (n.) mid 15c., the adjustment of a dispute, a negotiated agreement, from M.Fr. transaction, from L. transactionem (nom. transactio) an agreement, accomplishment, from pp. stem of transigere accomplish, drive or carry through, from trans through + …   Etymology dictionary

  • Transaction — (v. lat.), 1) so v.w. Vergleicht 2) so v.w. Verhandlung, bes. solche, welche einem abzuschließenden Vergleiche vorausgehen. Daher Transactor, Vergleichsstifter, Schiedsmann, u. Transigiren, übereinkommen, sich im Guten vergleichen …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • transaction — [n] business dealing; undertaking act, action, activity, affair, agreement, bargain, bond, business, buying, compact, contract, convention, coup, covenant, deal, deed, disposal, doings*, enterprise, event, execution, goings on*, happening,… …   New thesaurus

  • transaction — ► NOUN 1) an instance of buying or selling. 2) the action of conducting business. 3) an exchange or interaction between people. DERIVATIVES transactional adjective. ORIGIN Latin, from transigere drive through …   English terms dictionary

  • transaction — [tran zak′shən, transak′shən] n. [L transactio] 1. a transacting or being transacted 2. something transacted; specif., a) a business deal or agreement b) [pl.] a record of the proceedings of a society, convention, etc., esp. a published one… …   English World dictionary

  • transaction — The delivery of a security by a seller and its acceptance by the buyer. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary This term is context dependent. From an operational standpoint, it refers to a matched trade, but it has a different meaning for clearing… …   Financial and business terms

  • Transaction — A transaction is an agreement, communication, or movement carried out between separate entities or objects, often involving the exchange of items of value, such as information, goods, services and money.*Financial transaction *Database… …   Wikipedia


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