purchase order

noun

Definition of purchase order

: a formal document that is used by an employee to request that something be purchased by a company

Word by Word Definitions

purchase play
  1. : gain, acquire

  2. : to acquire (real estate) by means other than descent

  3. : to obtain by paying money or its equivalent : buy

  1. : an act or instance of purchasing

  2. : something obtained especially for a price in money or its equivalent

  3. : a mechanical hold or advantage applied to the raising or moving of heavy bodies

order play
  1. : to put in order : arrange

  2. : to give an order to : command

  3. : destine, ordain

  1. : a group of people united in a formal way: such as

  2. : a fraternal society

  3. : a community under a religious rule


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