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English definition of “day order”

day order

noun [C]
 
 
STOCK MARKET an order to buy or sell shares, etc. on a particular day. After that day, they can no longer be bought or sold: Unless you give your broker other instructions, orders to buy or sell a stock will be treated as day orders.
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