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English definition of “ticker”

ticker

noun [C] uk   /ˈtɪk.ər/ us    //

ticker noun [C] (HEART)

informal a heartThe circulatory system and blood

ticker noun [C] (SCREEN)

a moving area on a screen that shows changing information such as news or share prices: A stock ticker runs along the screen, so that you can check your portfolio.Investment and stock markets
(Definition of ticker from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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