Meaning of CALL OPTION in English

CALL OPTION

eg: I could sell to someone the right to buy my 100 shares of IBM at any time during the next four months( expiration date ) at a price of $55( strike price ) per share, this is called a call option .

seller, here is me, is called option writer.

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