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the FTSE 100noun [S]

uk   us   /ˌfʊt.si.wʌnˌhʌn.drəd/ (informal the Footsie) trademark
a ​number that ​expresses the ​value of the shareprices of the 100 most ​important British ​companies, ​published by the Financial Times: The FTSE 100 ​closed 31.6 ​points down at 2459.3 in today's ​trading.
(Definition of the FTSE 100 from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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