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Chicago Board of Tradenoun

uk   us   ( abbreviation CBOT, abbreviation CBT) FINANCE, STOCK MARKET
the largest ​exchange in the ​world that ​trades in agriculturalcrops (= ​grain, etc.) and ​financial options and futures: The Chicago Board of Trade was ​established in 1848 to ​trade in corn, wheat, oats, and soybeans. On the ​floor of the Chicago Board of Trade, ​trading in ​bondfutures was very ​slow
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