1. purchase order a commercial document used to request someone to supply something in return for payment and providing specifications and quantities
  2. progress report a report of work accomplished during a specified time period
  3. purchase price the price at which something is actually purchased
  4. pressure sore a chronic ulcer of the skin caused by prolonged pressure on it (as in bedridden patients)
  5. Bluegrass Region an area in central Kentucky noted for it bluegrass and thoroughbred horses
  6. precursor something indicating the approach of something or someone
  7. operations research research designed to determine most efficient way to do something
  8. purchase contract a contract stating the terms of a purchase
  9. pressure cooker autoclave for cooking at temperatures above the boiling point of water
  10. purchaser a person who buys
  11. Bruchus pisorum larvae live in and feed on seeds of the pea plant
  12. berserker one of the ancient Norse warriors legendary for working themselves into a frenzy before a battle and fighting with reckless savagery and insane fury
  13. market research research that gathers and analyzes information about the moving of good or services from producer to consumer
  14. purchasing the act of buying
  15. product research marketing research that yields information about desired characteristics of the product or service
  16. microsurgery surgery using operating microscopes and miniaturized precision instruments to perform intricate procedures on very small structures
  17. purchase agreement a contract stating the terms of a purchase
  18. pass receiver a football player who catches a forward pass
  19. precursory warning of future misfortune
  20. borscht circuit (informal) a resort area in the Catskill Mountains of New York that was patronized primarily by Jewish guests