cash contract

noun

Definition of cash contract

: a sale on a stock exchange requiring cash settlement by a certain time on the day the contract is made

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“Cash contract.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cash%20contract. Accessed 14 Apr. 2021.

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