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Dow Jones

noun [S] uk   /ˌdaʊˈdʒəʊnz/ us    /ˌdaʊˈdʒoʊnz/ (also the Dow Jones (Industrial) Average, the Dow)
an index (= a system for comparing values) of the prices of shares in the 30 most important companies on the New York Stock Exchange Financial investments and the stock market
(Definition of Dow Jones from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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