What does Procurement mean?

Definitions for Procurement

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word Procurement.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. procurement, procurance, procural(noun)

    the act of getting possession of something

    "he was responsible for the procurement of materials and supplies"


  1. procurement(Noun)

    The purchasing department of a company.

  2. procurement(Noun)

    The act of procuring or obtaining; obtainment; attainment.

  3. procurement(Noun)

    Efficient contrivance; management; agency.

    They think it done by her procurement. -Dryden.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Procurement(noun)

    the act of procuring or obtaining; obtainment; attainment

  2. Procurement(noun)

    efficient contrivance; management; agency


  1. Procurement

    Procurement is the acquisition of goods, services or works from an external source. It is favorable that the goods, services or works are appropriate and that they are procured at the best possible cost to meet the needs of the purchaser in terms of quality and quantity, time, and location. Corporations and public bodies often define processes intended to promote fair and open competition for their business while minimizing exposure to fraud and collusion.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Procurement in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Procurement in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Spokeswoman Kathryn Hambleton:

    This is a very complex procurement.

  2. Amit Cowshish:

    This issue has become bigger than the procurement.

  3. Heather Conley of the Center:

    The devil, as always, will be in the funding and procurement details.

  4. Canadian Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan:

    That information will inform a decision on a procurement path in the coming months.

  5. Michael Dolan:

    Agree to disagree on government procurement, geographic indications ? Not on the menu.

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