a market in which contracts are made to buy or sell currencies, commodities, etc, at some future date at a price fixed at the date of the contract Compare spot market
[fawr-werd-mohst] /ˈfɔr wərdˌmoʊst/ adjective 1. all the way at the front; first.
- Forward mutation
noun any mutation which changes a formerly functional wild genotype or phenotype to nonfunctional Examples Forward mutation rendered a mutant allele.
[fawr-werd-nis] /ˈfɔr wərd nɪs/ noun 1. overreadiness to push oneself ; lack of appropriate modesty; presumption; boldness. 2. cheerful readiness; promptness; eagerness. 3. condition of being in advance. /ˈfɔːwədnɪs/ noun 1. lack of modesty; presumption; boldness 2. willing readiness; eagerness 3. a state or condition of advanced progress or development n. 1520s, from forward (adj.) […]
noun, Football. 1. a pass in which the ball is thrown in the direction of advance toward the opponent’s goal. noun 1. (rugby) an illegal pass towards the opponent’s dead-ball line Also called throw-forward