WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2015
trans•ac•tion /trænˈsækʃən, -ˈzæk-/USA pronunciation   n. 
  1. [uncountable] the act or process of transacting;
    the fact of being transacted.
  2. [countable] something transacted, esp. a business agreement.
trans•ac•tion•al•ly, adv. See -act-.

WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2015
trans•ac•tion  (tran sakshən, -zak-), 
n. 
  1. the act of transacting or the fact of being transacted.
  2. an instance or process of transacting something.
  3. something that is transacted, esp. a business agreement.
  4. Psychology[Psychol.]an interaction of an individual with one or more other persons, esp. as influenced by their assumed relational roles of parent, child, or adult.
  5. transactions, the published records of the proceedings, as papers read, addresses delivered, or discussions, at the meetings of a learned society or the like.
Etymology:
  • Latin trānsāctiōn- (stem of trānsāctiō) completion, transaction. See transact, -ion
  • late Middle English 1425–75
trans•action•al,adj. 
trans•action•al•ly,adv. 
2 .deal, bargain, enterprise, venture, affair.

Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::

transaction /trænˈzækʃən/ n
  1. something that is transacted, esp a business deal or negotiation
  2. (plural) the published records of the proceedings of a society, conference, etc

transˈactional adj



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