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Definition of "procurement" []

  • The purchasing department of a company. (noun)
  • The act of procuring or obtaining; obtainment; attainment. (noun)
  • Efficient contrivance; management; agency. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "procurement" in a sentence
  • "King concluded this round of questions by declaring that the title procurement specialist "sounds raunchy.""
  • "We wouldn't blame you for taking this view; people's eyes tend to glaze over whenever the word "procurement" is used."
  • "The chancellor, George Osborne, has yet to commit any new money, but the MoD is negotiating with Treasury officials and the Cabinet Office because it needs to take some long-term procurement decisions now."