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noun formal transaction pronunciation in American English /trænˈzækʃ(ə)n/
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pluraltransactions
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  1. 1
    [countable] the action or process of buying or selling something
    She had been involved in several suspicious transactions.
    financial/commercial/business transaction: The sale of goods is the most common form of commercial transaction.
    enter into/engage in a transaction: Investors feel the company is entering into too many risky transactions.
  2. 2
    [uncountable] the process or activity of doing something, usually something related to business
    transaction of: the transaction of business/loans

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