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English definition of “large-cap”

large-cap

adjective [before noun] (also large cap)
 
 
FINANCE, STOCK MARKET used to describe a company or its shares, when the total number of shares has a high value: It is a large-cap company with an attractive and sustainable dividend yield.large-cap shares/stocks The theory is that large cap shares have lesser growth potential. → Compare mid-cap adjective, small-cap adjective
(Definition of large-cap adjective from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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