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Definition of 'negotiation'

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These cannot be set out in full until the moment for negotiation has been reached. Times, Sunday Times (2017)Such agreements take negotiation, but they do occur. Times, Sunday Times (2017)Britain is not allowed to begin formal trade negotiations with any country until it has completed the process of leaving the EU. Times, Sunday Times (2017)As we enter negotiations we are in a strong position, for the day we leave the EU we become its largest trading partner. Times, Sunday Times (2016)That was what we did the negotiations and the deal on. The Sun (2014)Then the serious business of negotiation begins. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Sharp negotiations to reach your goals will ensure people know exactly what you want. The Sun (2015)This is the basis of agreements and negotiations. O'Connor, Joseph & Seymour, John Training with N.L.P. (1994)Who in the government is happy to enter into such negotiations? Times, Sunday Times (2010)We should also exclude them from having any say in the settlement negotiations. Times, Sunday Times (2014)We urge both sides to return to meaningful negotiation. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Outside the hours of formal negotiation he used subtle tactics. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Instead a great deal of difficult negotiation ensued. Jane Dunn ELIZABETH AND MARY: Cousins, Rivals, Queens (2003)She has since been subject to other propositions in business negotiations. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The agreement follows negotiations with the trustees of the two funds. Times, Sunday Times (2006)And all that really matters is treaty negotiations. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Qualified young women from the capital may enter into negotiations directly or through a representative. Shubert, Adrian A Social History of Modern Spain (1991)As negotiations failed to produce a deal he came under enormous political and popular pressure for stronger action. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Blackpool refused to put a figure on how much they wanted and would not enter any meaningful negotiations. The Sun (2011)So we will be taking some time to consider our objectives before we trigger that formal process of negotiation. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Negotiations with suppliers produced savings of 600,000. Times, Sunday Times (2016)

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Translations for 'negotiation'

British English: negotiation NOUN
Negotiations are formal discussions between people who have different aims or intentions, especially in business or politics, during which they try to reach an agreement.
We have had meaningful negotiations and I believe we are very close to a deal.

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