procurement

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noun pro·cure·ment \-ˈkyu̇r-mənt\

Definition of procurement

  1. :  the act or process of procuring; especially :  the obtaining of military supplies by a government

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14th Century

First Known Use of procurement

14th century


Law Dictionary

procurement

noun pro·cure·ment

Legal Definition of procurement

  1. 1 :  the act of procuring

  2. 2 :  the purchasing, leasing, renting, or selling of materials, services, equipment, or construction



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