exchange
ex·change n
1 a: a giving of something of value (as real property) in return for something of equal value (as money or property of a like kind)
b in the civil law of Louisiana: a giving of something of value in return for something of equal value except money compare sale
2: an organized market or center for trading in securities or commodities

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

exchange
I noun bargain, barter, bazaar, bourse, business intercourse, buying and selling, change, commerce, commutation, conversion, deal, interchange, intercourse, market, mart, merchantry, permutatio, permutation, rearrangement, reciprocation, reciprocity, replacement, reprisal, requital, retaliation, shift, shuffle, stock market, substitute, substitution, supplanting, swap, trade, traffic, transaction, transfer, transposal, transposition associated concepts: bill of exchange, exchange of property, reciprocal exchange, reciprocal transfers II index barter, business (commerce), change, commerce, communication (discourse), commute, conference, contact (association), conversation, convert (change use), cover (substitute), deal (noun), deal (verb), dealings, displace (replace), finance, handle (trade), interchange, market (business), market place, mercantile, mutuality, novation, quid pro quo, reciprocate, reciprocity, replace, replacement, return (respond), revise, sale, sell, store (business), subrogation, succedaneum, trade (commerce), trade, vary

Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006


exchange
v.
To give something to another person and receive something else in return; to barter.
n.
(1) The act of giving one thing and receiving something else in return.
(2) An institution that facilitates the trading of a commodity such as stocks or bonds.
(3) A transaction in which people living far away from each other settle accounts by transferring credits or drafts called bills of exchange.

The Essential Law Dictionary. — Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. . 2008.


exchange

Collins dictionary of law. . 2001.


exchange
1) To trade or barter property, goods, or services for other property, goods, or services.
2) The act of making a trade or barter.
3) Short for "Starker" exchange, an exchange of investment real estate to defer capital gains tax.
Category: Business, LLCs & Corporations
Category: Real Estate & Rental Property → Homeowners

Nolo’s Plain-English Law Dictionary. . 2009.

Exchange
USA
New York Stock Exchange (NYSE), Also known as the Big Board and the Exchange. The NYSE, the oldest and largest US securities exchange, is one of the largest equity marketplaces in the world. NYSE - listed companies include a cross-section of large, mid-size and small capitalization companies.
See Practice Note, Selecting a US Securities Exchange (www.practicallaw.com/3-381-1953).
+ The largest stock exchange in the US.
NYSE website:
USA
A popular term referring to the board showing the current prices of securities listed on the New York Stock Exchange. It is also used as an alternate name for the New York Stock Exchange.

Practical Law Dictionary. Glossary of UK, US and international legal terms. . 2010.


exchange
An association, organization, or group of persons, incorporated or unincorporated, that constitutes, maintains, or provides a marketplace or facilities for bringing together purchasers and sellers of securities or commodities futures.

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


exchange
An association, organization, or group of persons, incorporated or unincorporated, that constitutes, maintains, or provides a marketplace or facilities for bringing together purchasers and sellers of securities or commodities futures.

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

exchange
   1) v. to trade or barter property, goods and/or services for other property, goods and/or services, unlike a sale or employment in which money is paid for the property, goods or services.
   2) n. the act of making a trade or barter. An exchange of "equivalent" property, including real estate, can defer capital gains taxation until the acquired property is sold.
   3) n. short for "Starker" exchange of investment real property to defer capital gains tax.
   See also: delayed exchange

Law dictionary. . 2013.

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