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English definition of “purchase”

purchase

noun (BUYING)    /ˈpɜː.tʃəs/ US  /ˈpɝː-/ formal
B2 [C] something that you buy: How do you wish to pay for your purchases? a major purchaseProducts and producersBuying and selling in generalBuying B2 [C or U] the act of buying something: New restrictions have been placed on the purchase of guns. A house is the most expensive purchase that most people ever make. No purchase is necessary for you to enter this competition. This product may be frozen. If required, freeze on day of purchase.Buying
(Definition of purchase noun (BUYING) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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