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call optionnoun [C]

uk   us   (also call)
FINANCE, STOCK MARKET an ​agreement that gives an ​investor the ​right to ​buy a particular ​number of ​shares, or other ​financialassets, at a ​fixedprice and before a ​fixeddate: The company's call ​options were among the most actively ​traded.use/exercise a call option If you wish to ​exercise your call ​option, call your ​broker and he or she will make the necessary ​arrangements.
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