when-issued
/hwen ish"oohd, wen-, hweuhn-, weuhn-/ or, esp. Brit., /-is"yoohd/, adj.
of, pertaining to, or noting an agreement to buy securities paid for at the time of delivery. Abbr.: wi, w.i.

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