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delta

noun [S]
 
 
/ˈdeltə/
GRAPHS & CHARTS a change in a figure or amount
FINANCE the measurement of how the price of an option changes compared to the price of the shares, etc. that it is based on: A delta of 0.5 means that for every $1.00 that the stock goes up, the option price rises by $0.50.
Translations of “delta”
in Vietnamese châu thổ, đồng bằng…
in Spanish delta…
in Thai พื้นที่สามเหลี่ยมปากแม่น้ำ…
in Malaysian delta…
in French delta…
in German das Delta…
in Chinese (Traditional) 三角洲…
in Indonesian delta…
in Russian дельта (реки)…
in Turkish delta, bir kaç nehir ve kollarının oluşturduğu nehir yatağı…
in Chinese (Simplified) 三角洲…
in Polish delta…
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