negotiate

Definition:

1. Generally, to discuss with a person with whom one has a difference or dispute possible terms for the settlement of the difference or dispute. 2. Verb. In property law, to transfer property in such a way that the transferee can ignore all previous claims to it. Property which is capable of being transferred in such a way is said to be ‘negotiable’. 3. In banking, to buy or sell a time bill before it has been accepted.



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