"contango" Definition

  1. among stockbrokers and jobbers, is a certain sum paid for accommodating a buyer or seller, by carrying the engagement to pay money or deliver shares over to the next account day.

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Position in the dictionary: 755 of 4022 slang words.
Next words in the dictionary: continuations, convey, conveyancer, cooey, cook, cook one’s goose, cooler, coolie, coon, cooper
Previous words in the dictionary: consumah, constitutional, constable, conshun’s price, connaught rangers, conk, conjee, concaves and convexes, comprador, compo

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