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"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.
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stock exchangenoun [C usually singular]

uk   /ˈstɒk ɪksˌtʃeɪndʒ/ us   /ˈstɑːk ɪksˌtʃeɪndʒ/
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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. traders on the stock exchange floor a stock exchange statement/announcement stock exchange officials/regulators
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