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stock option

noun

: a right that is given by a company to an employee that lets the employee purchase stock in the company usually for a price that is lower than the normal price

Full Definition of STOCK OPTION

1
:  an option contract involving stock
2
:  a right granted by a corporation to officers or employees as a form of compensation that allows purchase of corporate stock at a fixed price usually within a specified period

First Known Use of STOCK OPTION

1945

Rhymes with STOCK OPTION

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