purchasing department

noun

Definition of purchasing department

: the people in a company who buy the company's supplies

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“Purchasing department.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/purchasing%20department. Accessed 4 Aug. 2021.

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