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All-Share indexnoun [C]

uk   us   mainly UK (US usually All-Stock index)
STOCK MARKET a ​series of ​numbers which ​shows the ​changingaveragevalue of the ​shareprices of all ​companies on a ​stockexchange, and which is used as a ​measure of how well a ​market is ​performing: The Colombo Stock Exchange's all-share ​indexdropped 5 ​points to 791.
(Definition of All-Share index from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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