from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. The amount that a seller may expect to obtain for merchandise, services, or securities in the open market.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The price which a seller or insurer might reasonably expect to fetch for goods, services or securities on the open market.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the price at which buyers and sellers trade the item in an open marketplace


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