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change

1. money given or received in return for its equivalent in a larger denomination or in a different currency
2. the balance of money given or received when the amount tendered is larger than the amount due
3. Archaic a place where merchants meet to transact business; an exchange
4. Astronomy the transition from one phase of the moon to the next
5. the order in which a peal of bells may be rung
6. Sport short for changeover

change

see SOCIAL CHANGE.

change

In building construction, an authorized alteration or deviation from the design or scope of work as originally defined by the contract documents.
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The most active strike has been the August 14 call, which has seen more than 51,000 contracts change hands on open interest of just 36,164 contracts.
The stock saw more than 26,300 puts change hands yesterday, which is nearly four times the equity's average daily trading volume.
Overall, the stock saw more than 27,700 contracts change hands yesterday, which is nearly four times the equity's average daily trading volume of 7,500 contracts.