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The meaning of Derivatives

Derivatives – definition


Something which is based on another source.

Usage examples:

The aircraft is a derivative of the falcon 20g

An arrangement or product (such as a future, option, or warrant) whose value derives from and is dependent on the value of an underlying asset, such as a commodity, currency, or security.

Usage examples:

The derivatives market

An expression representing the rate of change of a function with respect to an independent variable.

Usage examples:

He undertook a large-scale work on generalised differential equations in functional derivatives.

Imitative of the work of another artist, writer, etc., and usually disapproved of for that reason.

Usage examples:

An artist who is not in the slightest bit derivative

(of a product) having a value deriving from an underlying variable asset.

Usage examples:

Equity-based derivative products

Having qualities taken from something else

Usage examples:

Too much of the music feels derivative., retinol is a derivative of vitamin a.

A financial product such as an option (= the right to buy or sell something in the future) that has a value based on the value of another asset, such as shares, or bonds

Usage examples:

Gs financial products buys and sells derivatives such as swaps and options linked to interest rates…

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डेरिवेटिव, व्युत्पन्न (शब्द), साधित (शब्द)

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파생 상품

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Word origin

late Middle English (in the adjective sense ‘having the power to draw off’, and in the noun sense ‘a word derived from another’): from French dérivatif, -ive, from Latin derivativus, from der

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