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market capitalizationnoun [C or U]

( UK also market capitalisation) uk   us   (also market cap, capitalization) FINANCE, STOCK MARKET
the ​totalvalue of a company's ​shares on a ​stockmarket: The ​company has a ​totalmarket capitalization of about $14.3 ​billion.
the ​totalvalue of ​shares in a ​stockmarket or several ​stockmarkets: The Shanghai and Shenzhen ​exchanges have a ​combinedmarket capitalization of ​roughly $1.4 ​trillion.
(Definition of market capitalization from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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