Meaning of NEGOTIATION in English


/ni goh'shee ay"sheuhn, -see-/ , n.

1. mutual discussion and arrangement of the terms of a transaction or agreement: the negotiation of a treaty.

2. the act or process of negotiating.

3. an instance or the result of negotiating.

[ 1570-80; negotiation- (s. of negotiatio ) a doing of business, equiv. to negotiat ( us ) (see NEGOTIATE) + -ion- -ION ]

Random House Webster's Unabridged English dictionary.      Полный английский словарь Вебстер - Random House .