board of trade

noun phrase

Definition of board of trade

1 capitalized B&T : a British governmental department concerned with commerce and industry
2 : a commodities exchange

First Known Use of board of trade

1715, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of board of trade was in 1715

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

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Legal Definition of board of trade

: a commodities exchange

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