selling climax

noun

Definition of selling climax

: a sharp decline in stock prices for a short time on very heavy trading volume followed by a rally

First Known Use of selling climax

circa 1949, in the meaning defined above

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“Selling climax.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/selling%20climax. Accessed 23 January 2020.

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