bot means: 1. Shorthand for purchased. The antithesis of SL is sold. 2. Also, a web-based algorithm that finds key information for traders. (in Stock Market Dictionary)

What else does bot mean?

  • An automated program which executes certain commands upon receiving a particular input, such as a “bot” or ro-bot. Most often, bots can be seen in online chat or Web search. Online chatbots greet chatters when they join a room. They also advertise websites and remove chatters who violate chatroom rules. Web search bots (also known as crawlers and spiders) use the Internet to retrieve millions upon millions of HTML pages. Then, they record all the links and information. They then create electronic catalogues of sites they have “spidered”. This is the index that sites are used to generate search engine results. (in Computer Dictionary)
  • Software program which imitates human behavior, such as participating in IRC or chatroom discussions. (in Merlin Dictionary)
  • Software program such as the spider that automates tasks over the Internet. (in Merlin Dictionary)
  • A botfly’s parasitic larva. (in Merlin Dictionary)
  • An infection of the stomach, intestines or stomach with botfly larvae is a disease that can affect mammals (especially horses and cattle). (in Merlin Dictionary)