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procurement

Pronunciation: /prəˈkjʊrmənt; prəˈkjʊəmənt/

Translation of procurement in Spanish:

noun/nombre

uncountable/no numerable
  • [formal] obtención (feminine); (by purchasing) adquisición (feminine)
    Example sentences
    • 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.

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Cultural fact of the day

In Spain, a school that is privately owned but receives a government grant is called a colegio concertado. Parents pay monthly fees, but not as much as in a colegio privado. Colegios concertados normally cover all stages of primary and secondary education and often have religious connections.