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transaction

trans·ac·tion

transaction

 
 
pronunciation:
traen zaek shn
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: the act of doing business.
My transactions at the bank took twenty minutes.
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similar words:
completion, exchange, execution, handling, management
definition 2: a piece of business, such as a sale or trade.
I earned over a thousand dollars from that transaction.
similar words:
business, commerce, deal, exchange, sale
derivations: transactional (adj.), transactionally (adv.)
Word Parts
The word transaction contains the following parts:
-ion Latin noun-forming suffix that means the act, process, or result of
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The suffix -ion attaches to bases that are Latin verb stems ending in s or t.