Meaning of “limit order” in the English Dictionary

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"limit order" in Business English

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limit ordernoun [ C ]

uk us STOCK MARKET

an instruction to a financial organization to buy or sell shares, etc. at or below a particular price, and not above that price, within a certain period:

Use a limit order to define the price you're willing to pay, which limits your market impact.

(Definition of “limit order” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)