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Wall Street

noun [U] uk   us  
a street in New York that represents the financial centre of the US: On Wall Street today, the Dow Jones rose 55 points following good economic figures.
Translations of “Wall Street”
in Chinese (Traditional) (代表美國金融中心的)華爾街…
in Russian Уолл-стрит…
in Turkish New York Borsası…
in Chinese (Simplified) (代表美国金融中心的)华尔街…
in Polish Wall Street…
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