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English definition of “trading”

trading

noun [U]     /ˈtreɪ.dɪŋ/
the activity of buying and selling goods and/or services: She doesn't approve of Sunday trading (= shops being open on Sunday).Buying and selling in general the buying and selling of shares and money: The stock market moved ahead slightly in active trading today. → See also insider dealingFinancial investments and the stock market
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