round lot

noun Stock Exchange.
the conventional unit or quantity in which commodities or securities are bought and sold.
(in a transaction) a quantity of 100 shares of a stock that is active or 10 shares of a stock that is inactive.
Compare odd lot.

1900–05 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
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