- n. trading, economics, finance A market in which commodities are bought and sold for immediate delivery. Delivery usually takes place in the same or next business day.
- n. a market in which a commodity is bought or sold for immediate delivery or delivery in the very near future
“A television buy for a sample movie might find spots placed in certain important network prime-time programs, surrounded by lesser network programs, perhaps nonprime time, and placement in many more less-expensive spot market programming, perhaps in the local fringe time slots, both early (6 to 8 P.M.), late-night (after local news, or 11 P.M.) and in the narrowcast cable marketplace.”
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