commodity

commodity
[kə'mɒdətɪ]
nome
1) comm. merce f., prodotto m.; (food) derrata f.

a rare commodity — fig. una merce rara

2) econ. bene m. (economico)
* * *
[kə'modəti]
plural - commodities; noun
(an article which is bought or sold: soap, toothpaste and other household commodities.) articolo, prodotto
* * *
commodity /kəˈmɒdətɪ/
n.
1 (econ.) bene economico; prodotto di base; prodotto primario; materia prima; merce; derrata: basic commodities, prodotti fondamentali (nell'economia d'un paese); agricultural commodities, prodotti agricoli; Software has become an important commodity, il software è diventato un prodotto economico importante
2 (fig.) bene (prezioso); qualità: Privacy is a rare commodity here, la privacy è un bene raro qui
3 convenienza; opportunità
● (fin.) commodity broker, operatore di borsa merci □ (spec. USA) commodity economics, merceologia □ (fin.) commodity exchange, borsa merci □ (fin.) commodity futures, futures della Borsa Merci □ (econ.) commodity market, mercato dei prodotti; mercato delle materie prime □ commodity prices, corsi commerciali; prezzi all'ingrosso □ (econ.) commodity price index, indice dei prezzi all'ingrosso
FALSI AMICI: commodity non significa comodità.
* * *
[kə'mɒdətɪ]
nome
1) comm. merce f., prodotto m.; (food) derrata f.

a rare commodity — fig. una merce rara

2) econ. bene m. (economico)

English-Italian dictionary. 2013.

Игры ⚽ Поможем написать курсовую
Synonyms:

Look at other dictionaries:

  • commodity — com·mod·i·ty /kə mä də tē/ n pl ties: a class of economic goods; esp: an item of merchandise (as soybeans) whose price is the basis of futures trading Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. commodity …   Law dictionary

  • Commodity — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Artículo principal: Commodity en inglés Una commodity, en inglés el término original, es un bien o servicio para el que existe demanda, pero que es provisto sin gran aportación de valor por el mercado. Se trata de un …   Wikipedia Español

  • Commodity — Com*mod i*ty, n.; pl. {Commodities}. [F. commodit[ e], fr. L. commoditas. See {Commode}.] 1. Convenience; accommodation; profit; benefit; advantage; interest; commodiousness. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] Drawn by the commodity of a footpath. B. Jonson.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • commodity — early 15c., benefit, profit, welfare; later a convenient or useful product, from M.Fr. commodité benefit, profit, from L. commoditatem (nom. commoditas) fitness, adaptation, convenience, advantage, from commodus suitable, convenient (see COMMODE… …   Etymology dictionary

  • commodity — /koˈmɔditi, ingl. kəˈmHdɪtɪ/ [vc. ingl., propr. «comodità, cosa utile»] s. f. inv. (econ.) materia prima, bene primario …   Sinonimi e Contrari. Terza edizione

  • commodity — [n] merchandise, possession article, asset, belonging, chattel, goods, line, material, object, produce, product, property, specialty, stock, thing, vendible, ware; concepts 338,710 …   New thesaurus

  • commodity — ► NOUN (pl. commodities) 1) a raw material or agricultural product that can be bought and sold. 2) something useful or valuable. ORIGIN Latin commoditas, from commodus convenient …   English terms dictionary

  • commodity — [kə mäd′ə tē] n. pl. commodities [ME & OFr commodite, benefit, profit < L commoditas, fitness, adaptation < commodus: see COMMODE] 1. any useful thing 2. anything bought and sold; any article of commerce 3. [pl.] basic items or staple… …   English World dictionary

  • Commodity — Wares redirects here. For the online distribution of copyrighted goods, see Warez …   Wikipedia

  • commodity — 01. Basic [commodities] such as rice and corn are heavily subsidized by the government. 02. The stocks were once a much desired [commodity], but have since lost over 70% of their original value. 03. In the desert, ice is an invaluable [commodity] …   Grammatical examples in English

  • Commodity —    According to Karl Marx, the commodity is the cornerstone of capitalism and commodity production is a key defining characteristic of capitalism. Marx begins his investigation of capitalism in Capital with an analysis of the commodity. A… …   Historical dictionary of Marxism

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”