Transaction vs Employment - What's the difference?
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Transaction is a related term of employment.
As nouns the difference between transaction and employment
is that transaction
is the act of conducting or carrying out (business, negotiations, plans) while employment
is a use, purpose.
The act of conducting or carrying out (business, negotiations, plans).
A deal or business agreement.
An exchange or trade, as of ideas, money, goods, etc.
(finance) The transfer of funds into, out of, or from an account.
(computing) An atomic operation; a message, data modification, or other procedure that is guaranteed to perform completely or not at all (e.g. a database transaction).
(especially in plural) A record of the proceedings of a learned society
* piece of the action
A use, purpose
* 1873 , John Stuart Mill, Autobiography of John Stuart Mill
The act of employing
- This new employment of his time caused no relaxation in his attention to my education.
The state of being employed
* 1853 , Herman Melville, Bartleby, the Scrivener'', in ''Billy Budd, Sailor and Other Stories'', New York: Penguin Books, 1968; reprint 1995 as ''Bartleby , ISBN 0 14 60.0012 9, p.3:
- ''The personnel director handled the whole employment procedure
The work or occupation for which one is used, and often paid
An activity to which one devotes time
(economics) The number or percentage of people at work
- At the period just preceding the advent of Bartleby, I had two persons as copyists in my employment , and a promising lad as an office-boy.