purchase order

purchase order
noun
a commercial document used to request someone to supply something in return for payment and providing specifications and quantities
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IBM received an order for a hundred computers

Syn: ↑order
Derivationally related forms: ↑order (for: ↑order)
Hyponyms:

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purchase order noun
A commercial document issued as a formal request for the provision of goods or services
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Main Entry:purchase

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noun, pl ⋯ -ders [count]
: a formal document that is used by an employee to request that something be purchased by a company

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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