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arbitrage

noun [U] uk   /ˌɑː.bɪˈtrɑːʒ/ us    /ˈɑːr.bɪ.trɑːʒ/ specialized
the method on the stock exchange of buying something in one place and selling it in another place at the same time, in order to make a profit from the difference in price in the two placesFinancial investments and the stock market
(Definition of arbitrage from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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