trade language


noun

a lingua franca, especially one used primarily for trade and conducting business.

Nearby words

  1. trade edition,
  2. trade gap,
  3. trade guild,
  4. trade in,
  5. trade journal,
  6. trade name,
  7. trade off,
  8. trade on,
  9. trade paper,
  10. trade paperback

Origin of trade language

First recorded in 1955–65

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