TRADING POST

  • 1trading post — ˈtrading ˌpost noun [countable] informal 1. FINANCE an area in the stockmarket where a particular company does business; = TRADING DESK 2. COMMERCE …

    Financial and business terms

  • 2trading post — n a place where people can buy and exchange goods in a country area, especially in the US or Canada in the past ▪ a remote trading post in the Yukon …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 3trading post — ► NOUN ▪ a store or small settlement established for trading, typically in a remote place …

    English terms dictionary

  • 4trading post — ☆ trading post n. a store or station in an outpost, settlement, etc., where trading is done, as with natives …

    English World dictionary

  • 5trading post — index market (business) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 6trading post — trading ,post noun count a small town, village, or store far away from other towns …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 7Trading post — A trading post is a place where the trading of goods takes place. The preferred travel route to a trading post, or between trading posts, is known as a trade route. Trading posts were also places for people to meet and exchange the news of the… …

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  • 8Trading post — Poste de traite Northwest Trading Post dans le Blue Ridge Parkway (Caroline du Nord) Un poste de traite (en anglais trading post de to trade, échanger et post, poste ; littéralement « poste d échange ») est un lieu où l on échange… …

    Wikipédia en Français

  • 9trading post — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms trading post : singular trading post plural trading posts a small town, village, or shop far away from other towns …

    English dictionary

  • 10trading post — noun a place where trading of goods takes place. He runs a small trading post in the vicinity of New Hampshire …

    Wiktionary

  • 11trading post — noun (C) a place where people can buy and exchange goods in a country area, especially in the US or Canada in the past: a remote trading post in the Yukon …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 12trading post — noun Date: 1773 1. a station of a trader or trading company established in a sparsely settled region where trade in products of local origin (as furs) is carried on 2. post VI,3b …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 13trading post — trad′ing post n. bus a general store established in a remote area, orig. by a trading company to obtain furs, etc., in exchange for food, clothing, and other supplies • Etymology: 1790–1800, amer …

    From formal English to slang

  • 14trading post — 1. a store established in an unsettled or thinly settled region by a trader or trading company to obtain furs and local products in exchange for supplies, clothing, other goods, or for cash. 2. post2 (def. 5). [1790 1800, Amer.] * * * …

    Universalium

  • 15trading post — noun a store or small settlement established for trading, typically in a remote place …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 16trading post — The base on the trading floor from which a specialist on a US stock exchange operates …

    Big dictionary of business and management

  • 17trading post — / treɪdɪŋ pəυst/ noun a position on the trading floor of the New York Stock Exchange, where specialist traders operate …

    Dictionary of banking and finance

  • 18trading post — Synonyms and related words: boutique, chain store, co op, concession, cooperative, countinghouse, country store, department store, dime store, discount house, discount store, emporium, establishment, five and ten, general store, house, magasin,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 19trading post — place where commercial business takes place, commercial center …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 20trading post — /ˈtreɪdɪŋ poʊst/ (say trayding pohst) noun a general store for carrying on trade in a sparsely settled region …

    Australian-English dictionary