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future

[′fyü·chər]
(relativity)
For an event in space-time, those events that can be reached by a signal that is emitted at the original event and moves at a speed less than or equal to the speed of light in a vacuum.
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A futures contract is an agreement to buy or sell a fixed amount of a commodity for delivery at a specific forward date and at a price agreed at the time of trade.