Definition of procurement in English:

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Pronunciation: /prəˈkyo͝ormənt/


1The action of obtaining or procuring something: financial assistance for the procurement of legal advice the company’s procurements from foreign firms
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  • He also said he decided to transfer school meal responsibility to schools after being given concrete legal, employment and procurement advice from senior council officers.
  • During the talks, she said that Bulgarian legislation did not impose restrictions on the access of foreign candidates to Government procurement contracts.
  • We can use the intervening few years to make our markets more competitive, procurement more transparent and foreign investment much easier.
1.1The action or occupation of acquiring military equipment and supplies: defense procurement
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  • So without a substantial increase in arms and equipment procurement the Armed Forces defense capabilities could decline considerably.
  • They occasionally weigh in on defense production and procurement and military judicial matters.
  • Mechanisms to coordinate the countries' efforts in the production and procurement of arms and military equipment were put in place.

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Syllabification: pro·cure·ment

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