[ noun ] the act of buying
"buying and selling fill their days" "shrewd purchasing requires considerable knowledge"
Used in print(John R. Sargent, "Where To Aim Your Planning for Bigger...)
Has your company thought through its strategy in this whole `` discretionary buying '' area ?([Anonymous,] "The Attack on Employee Services"...)
Is your purchasing_agent offering too_much free buying service for employees ?(Ralph J. Salisbury, "On the Old Santa Fe Trail...)
When Johnson ejaculated `` Howsabout my buying us all a nice cold Co-cola , Ma_'_am '' ?