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haggling

noun [U]
 
 
/ˈhæɡlɪŋ/
COMMERCE the act of arguing about the price of something in an attempt to make the seller reduce it: haggling over/abouthaggling between sb/sth and sb/sth Haggling between the company and investors over valuations will continue until the price is announced.
the act of arguing about the details of something: haggling over/about sth Some of the member states find themselves involved in endless haggling about their voting rights within the EU. bureaucratic/political/public haggling
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