From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Negotiate \Ne*go"ti*ate\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Negotiated; p.
   pr. & vb. n. Negotiating.]
   1. To carry on negotiations concerning; to procure or arrange
      for by negotiation; as, to negotiate peace, or an
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            Constantinople had negotiated in the isles of the
            Archipelago . . . the most indispensable supplies.
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   2. To transfer for a valuable consideration under rules of
      commercial law; to sell; to pass.
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            The notes were not negotiated to them in the usual
            course of business or trade.          --Kent.
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