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stockholdingnoun [C or U]

(also stock-holding) uk   us   /ˈstɒkˌhəʊldɪŋ/
COMMERCE, PRODUCTION an ​amount of ​goods that a ​companykeeps for use in the future: Warehousing and other stockholding ​costs will be high.
STOCK MARKET, FINANCE the ​shares that someone ​owns in a particular ​company, or in ​companies in ​general: Caterpillar continued as the ​investment fund's largest stockholding, ​followed by General Motors. Keep at least a ​smallportion of your stockholdings ​overseas.
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