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financial commodities
used in King Lear

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Definition
typically futures contracts (something to be delivered at a later date) on bulk goods such as grains, metals, livestock, oil, cotton, coffee, sugar and cocoa
  • I have no way, and therefore want no eyes; I stumbled when I saw: full oft 'tis seen Our means secure us, and our mere defects Prove our commodities.
    4.1 — Act 4 Scene 1 — The heath (26% in)

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