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STOCK MARKET relating to a ​bond or ​share that ​sells at a ​price that is ​lower than the ​value shown on it: If the ​bond is ​trading below ​par, the issuer is likely to repurchase it in the ​market.
worse than usual, or below the expected ​standard: Customers who were ​surveyedreported that the company's ​products are ​expensive and below ​par.
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