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spot market

noun
1.
a market in which commodities, as grain, gold, or crude oil, are dealt in for cash and immediate delivery (distinguished from futures market).
Origin
1935-1940
1935-40
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British Dictionary definitions for spot-market

spot market

noun
1.
(commerce) a market in which commodities, currencies, or securities are traded for immediate delivery Compare forward market
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spot market

noun phrase

The free market in petroleum, outside the price scales set by the producers' organization

[1982+; spot oil is found by 1888]


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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