Meaning of “stock exchange” in the English Dictionary

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"stock exchange" in British English

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stock exchangenoun [ C usually singular ]

uk /ˈstɒk ɪksˌtʃeɪndʒ/ us /ˈstɑːk ɪksˌtʃeɪndʒ/

(Definition of “stock exchange” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"stock exchange" in American English

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stock exchangenoun [ C ]

us /ˈstɑk ɪksˌtʃeɪndʒ/ also stock market

a place where shares (= parts of the ownership of companies) are bought and sold, or the organization of people whose job is to do this buying and selling:

The company’s shares fell sharply on the London stock exchange.

(Definition of “stock exchange” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"stock exchange" in Business English

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stock exchangenoun [ C ]

uk us STOCK MARKET, FINANCE

a place where shares are bought and sold, and the people and organizations involved in this:

The stock was up $3.125 at $26 on the New York Stock Exchange in early afternoon trading.
list sth on a stock exchange The company has been listed on the stock exchange for 35 years.
The Toronto stock exchange has suspended trading in the company's shares.
a stock exchange statement/announcement

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(Definition of “stock exchange” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)