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Stray

(1) Not a member of the participating party in the trade at hand; (2) not a meaningful indication of a customer's desire to take a sizable position or be involved in a stock.

Stray

A random data point or event that has no significant meaning.
References in classic literature ?
It is as though the Aeolian harps had caught some strayed wind from an unknown world, and brought strange messages from peopled stars.
Having advanced six paces and strayed off the track into the snow, Pierre looked down at his feet, then quickly glanced at Dolokhov and, bending his finger as he had been shown, fired.
A perverted affection that has strayed to one's own