Focus on the pronunciation of purchasing
English definition of “purchasing”
/ˈpɜːtʃəsɪŋ/ noun [U]
› WORKPLACE the activity of buying supplies for a company: The central purchasing department identifies suppliers and negotiates the best price. the purchasing manager/director
› COMMERCE the activity of buying goods and services from a company: Packaging has a strong influence on consumers' purchasing decisions. Online purchasing accounts for 60% of our total sales.