put
The act of exercising an option to sell the underlying asset, or an option that confers upon the holder the right to sell the underlying asset to the option's writer - but not the obligation to do so - at a specified price and by a certain date. In the forex options market, a put on the Base Currency is also a call on the counter currency since currencies trade in pairs.
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