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English definition of “instrument”


noun [C] (FINANCE)    /ˈɪn.strə.mənt/
a type of investment in a company or in government debt that can be traded on the financial markets : They trade in the debt instruments of developing countries . increasingly complex financial instrumentsInvestment and stock markets
(Definition of instrument noun (FINANCE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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