put

put
put n: put option at option 3

Merriam-Webster’s Dictionary of Law. . 1996.

put
I (place) verb apply, assign a place, attach, base, deposit, dispense, fix, give, imbed, implant, infuse, inject, install, instill, introduce, lodge, park, place, plant, position, raise, repose, seat, set, site, situate, station, submit, tender associated concepts: constructive bailment, involuntary bailment II (phrase) verb ascribe, attribute, cast, describe, express, impute, pose, posit, postulate, present, propound, say, set forth, state, throw III index deposit (place), dispose (incline), impute, introduce, locate, lodge (house), phrase, plant (place firmly), raise (advance), repose (place), situated, submit (give)

Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006


put
USA
put option, Also known as a put and a put right.
A right, but not an obligation, to sell a specified asset (such as stock or LLC interests) at a set price (or a price to be calculated in accordance with a set formula) and during a specified time period.
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Practical Law Dictionary. Glossary of UK, US and international legal terms. . 2010.


put
An option—a right that operates as a continuing proposal—given in exchange for consideration— something of value—permitting its holder to sell a particular stock or commodity at a fixed price for a stated quantity and within a limited time period.

Dictionary from West's Encyclopedia of American Law. 2005.


put
An option—a right that operates as a continuing proposal—given in exchange for consideration— something of value—permitting its holder to sell a particular stock or commodity at a fixed price for a stated quantity and within a limited time period.

Short Dictionary of (mostly American) Legal Terms and Abbreviations.

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