Definition of Transaction. Meaning of Transaction. Synonyms of Transaction

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Definition of Transaction

Transaction
Transaction Trans*ac"tion, n. [L. transactio, fr. transigere, transactum, to drive through, carry through, accomplish, transact; trans across, over + agere to drive; cf. F. transaction. See Act, Agent.] 1. The doing or performing of any business; management of any affair; performance. 2. That which is done; an affair; as, the transactions on the exchange. 3. (Civil Law) An adjustment of a dispute between parties by mutual agreement. Transaction of a society, the published record of what it has done or accomplished. Syn: Proceeding; action; process. Usage: Transaction, Proceeding. A transaction is something already done and completed; a proceeding is either something which is now going on, or, if ended, is still contemplated with reference to its progress or successive stages. Note: `` We the word proceeding in application to an affray in the street, and the word transaction to some commercial negotiation that has been carried on between certain persons. The proceeding marks the manner of proceeding, as when we speak of the proceedings in a court of law. The transaction marks the business transacted; as, the transactions on the Exchange.' --Crabb.

Meaning of Transaction from wikipedia

- Transaction or transactional may refer to: Financial transaction, an agreement, communication, or movement carried out between a buyer and a seller to...
- A transaction account, also called a checking account, chequing account, current account, demand deposit account, or share draft account at credit unions...
- A database transaction symbolizes a unit of work performed within a database management system (or similar system) against a database, and treated in...
- disciplines, a transaction cost is a cost in making any economic trade when parti****ting in a market. Oliver E. Williamson defines transaction costs as the...
- financial transaction is an agreement, or communication, between a buyer and seller to exchange goods, services, or ****ets for payment. Any transaction involves...
- Transaction Publishers was a New Jersey-based publishing house that specialized in social science books and journals. It was located on the Livingston...
- Transaction processing is a way of computing that divides work into individual, indivisible operations, called transactions. A transaction processing system...
- Transaction processing is information processing in computer science that is divided into individual, indivisible operations called transactions. Each...
- Wireless transaction protocol (WTP) is a standard used in mobile telephony. It is a layer of the Wireless Application Protocol (WAP) that is intended...
- Transaction do****ents refers to legally relevant do****ents that are either printed, inserted and mailed, or electronically presented. They consist of...