negotiation

Definitions

General English

  • noun the process of discussing something

Accounting

  • noun the discussion of terms and conditions in order to reach an agreement

Construction

Information & Library Science

  • noun discussions between people who have different viewpoints in which they try to reach an agreement

Media Studies

  • noun the process of arriving at a compromise between the preferred reading offered by a text and the reader’s own assumptions and interpretations

Politics

  • noun a discussion between two people or two groups who disagree, intended to reach an agreement between them
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