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Kill

To cancel an order that has not yet been filled. See also: Fill-or-kill, Immediate-or-cancel.

kill

To halt a trade before sending a confirmation of it.
References in classic literature ?
"But I--but we--but all the Jungle knows that Shere Khan kills Man twice and thrice in a moon."
He will frighten every head of game within ten miles, and I--I have to kill for two, these days."
"I shall kill you," repeated the genius, "as you have killed my son."
"But I do not wish to kill any of them," I replied.
And when he killed for revenge, or in self-defense, he did that also without hysteria, for it was a very businesslike proceeding which admitted of no levity.
he died bravely: he killed three of the Zulu devils before he himself was dead.
The French soldiers went to kill and be killed at the battle of Borodino not because of Napoleon's orders but by their own volition.
"Idiot!" muttered Danglars; "whether she kill herself or not, what matter, provided Dantes is not captain?"
Thus they spoke, for they thought that he had killed Antinous by mistake, and did not perceive that death was hanging over the head of every one of them.
Some thought it would be good to kill the FAMILIES of boys that told the secrets.
I kindled a fire near a fountain of sweet water, and feasted on the loin of a buck, which a few hours before I had killed. The sullen shades of night soon overspread the whole hemisphere, and the earth seemed to gasp after the hovering moisture.
Then Idomeneus killed Phaesus, son of Borus the Meonian, who had come from Varne.