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Meaning of “purchase” - Learner’s Dictionary

purchase

verb [T]     /ˈpɜːtʃəs/ formal
B2 to buy something: Tickets must be purchased two weeks in advance.Buying and selling in general
Translations of “purchase”
in Arabic يَشْتَري…
in Korean 구매하다, 구입하다…
in Malaysian membeli…
in French acheter…
in Turkish satın almak…
in Italian acquistare…
in Chinese (Traditional) 購買…
in Russian покупать…
in Polish nabywać, kupować…
in Vietnamese mua…
in Spanish comprar, adquirir…
in Portuguese comprar, adquirir…
in Thai ซื้อ…
in German kaufen…
in Catalan comprar, adquirir…
in Japanese ~を買う, 購入する…
in Indonesian membeli…
in Chinese (Simplified) 购买…
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