Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun Buying; purchase.
  • noun That which is bought; provision; supply.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun rare The act of buying.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun The act of buying.

Etymologies

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Latin emptio, from emere to buy.

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