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Definition: Estimate of the cost for doing a job. Definition: [crh] The price a potential buyer is willing to pay for a security. Sometimes also used in the context of takeovers where one corporation is bidding for (trying to buy) another corporation. In trading, we have the bid-ask spreadDefinition: A> which is the difference between what buyers are willing to pay and what sellers are asking for in terms of price.

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