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market averagenoun [C, usually plural]

uk   us   STOCK MARKET
a ​measure of the ​generalpricelevel of a ​financialmarket, ​calculated by considering a particular ​group of ​shares, etc.: Its ​stockpriceoutperformed the ​marketaverages last ​year.
(Definition of market average from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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