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futures marketnoun [C]

uk   us   FINANCE, STOCK MARKET
(also futures exchange) a ​market where futures and options are ​traded: Financial ​futuresmarkets are already ​betting on an imminent ​raterise.
the ​activity of ​trading futures: The ​growth of the ​futuresmarket has ​changed the nature of ​supply problems.
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