What is a strike?
The word "strike" in English (strike) means "blow". The direct meaning of this word affects its meanings in the language - you will see for yourself now.
Below we will consider in more detail what is a strike, what values this word takes in Russian.
The meanings of the word "strike"
In Russian, this word is used in three meanings.
- In bowling, a strike is a situation in whichThe player knocks out all pins with a single blow. Strike can be a testimony to the skill of the player or be the result of a miraculous combination of circumstances, luck.
- Also the word "strike" is used in baseball. In this sense, it means that the striker did not deliver the expected impact when filing. The head judge announces the strike after the ball has passed through the "strike zone", which is located above the "house". There is another case when the strike is announced: when the ball passed the strike zone, however, the striker tried to beat him off, but he did not succeed. If the striker started to wave, but changed his mind, the referee will fix the strike on the 1st or 3rd phase, proceeding from the striker's strut. Also, the judge announces a strike-strike in the event that the striker dials three strikes.
- Also the term "strike" is used in the sphere offutures market. In this area, the strike price is the price that is set in the option. According to it, the buyer can buy or sell the underlying asset under the current option. The option seller must buy or sell an appropriate amount of the underlying asset. Depending on the ratio of the market price and the strike price, the following types of option can be singled out: with their own, with money, without money.
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