What does the word transaction mean?

Usage examples for transaction

  1. In " A Transaction in Hearts" Mr. Saltus put some of his own experiences, but so changed that the public could not connect him with the plot. – Edgar Saltus: The Man by Marie Saltus
  2. Section 11. 27. How many necessary for the transaction of business? – School History of North Carolina by John W. Moore
  3. The circumstances are inexplicable - I had almost said incredible; and until I see a little more daylight, and some plausible motive, I confess I should be very sorry to put a hand to the transaction. – New-Arabian-Nights by Stevenson, Robert Louis