board lot

noun

Definition of board lot

: the usual stock-exchange trading unit determined by the rules of the particular exchange (such as, in New York, 100 shares of stock)

called also full lot

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“Board lot.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/board%20lot. Accessed 28 Nov. 2021.

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