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General words for the activity of buying and selling

barter

noun

the system of paying for goods or services with other goods or services instead of using money

business

noun

the work of buying or selling products or services for money

commerce

noun

the activity of buying and selling goods and services

dealing

noun

the business of buying and selling

digital

adjective

relating to or used in e-commerce (=buying and selling goods on the Internet)

e-commerce

noun

the activity of buying and selling goods on the Internet

market

noun

trade in goods of a particular kind

merchant

noun

relating to or used in the business of buying and selling goods or their transport

option

noun

the right to buy or sell something in the future, for example property or stock in a company

trade

noun

the activities of buying and selling goods or services

trade

noun

the amount of goods or services that a business buys and sells

trade

noun

relating to the activities of buying and selling goods or services

trader

noun

someone who buys and sells things

trading

noun

the activity of buying and selling goods

transaction

noun

the action or process of buying or selling something

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