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English definition of “the stock exchange”

the stock exchange

noun     (also the stock market,     )
PLACE the place where stocks and shares in companies are bought and sold Financial investments and the stock market
VALUE the value of stocks and shares being bought and sold Financial investments and the stock market
(Definition of the stock exchange noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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