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large-capadjective [before noun]

(also large cap) uk   us  
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.

large-capnoun [C, usually plural]

(also large cap) uk   us  
FINANCE, STOCK MARKET a company with a high total value of shares, or shares in companies like this: The fund invested heavily in large-caps such as General Electric and Exxon.
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