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Definition of Stock
Stock Stock, n.
1. Raw material; that out of which something is manufactured;
as, paper stock.
2. (Soap Making) A plain soap which is made into toilet soap
by adding perfumery, coloring matter, etc.
StockStock Stock, a.
Used or employed for constant service or application, as if
constituting a portion of a stock or supply; standard;
permanent; standing; as, a stock actor; a stock play; a stock
sermon. ``A stock charge against Raleigh.' --C. Kingsley.
Stock company (Theater), a company of actors regularly
employed at one theater, or permanently acting together in
various plays under one management. StockStock Stock (st[o^]k), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Stocked
(st[o^]kt); p. pr. & vb. n. Stocking.]
1. To lay up; to put aside for future use; to store, as
merchandise, and the like.
2. To provide with material requisites; to store; to fill; to
supply; as, to stock a warehouse, that is, to fill it with
goods; to stock a farm, that is, to supply it with cattle
and tools; to stock land, that is, to occupy it with a
permanent growth, especially of grass.
3. To suffer to retain milk for twenty-four hours or more
previous to sale, as cows.
4. To put in the stocks. [R.] --Shak.
To stock an anchor (Naut.), to fit it with a stock, or to
fasten the stock firmly in place.
To stock cards (Card Playing), to arrange cards in a
certain manner for cheating purposes. [Cant] stock To take place, root, sides, stock, etc. See under
Place, Root, Side, etc.
To take the air.
(a) (Falconry) To seek to escape by trying to rise higher
than the falcon; -- said of a bird.
(b) See under Air.
To take the field. (Mil.) See under Field.
To take thought, to be concerned or anxious; to be
solicitous. --Matt. vi. 25, 27.
To take to heart. See under Heart.
To take to task, to reprove; to censure.
Meaning of Stock from wikipedia
(also capital stock
) of a corporation, is all of the shares
into which ownership
of the corporation
is divided. In American
English, the shares...
- A 400-year evolution
of global stock markets
(and capital markets
in general) A stock
market, equity market
or share market
is the aggregation
- The Nasdaq Stock
Market, /ˈnæzˌdæk/ (listen) also known
or NASDAQ, is an American stock exchange located
at One Liberty Plaza
in New York City...
- A telescoping stock
(alternatively collapsing stock
) is a stock
on a firearm
in on itself
more compact. Telescoping...
- be done to provide
of existing stock
. It is also the source
of stock discrepancy
-taking may be performed
as an intensive
- A stock
exchange, or bourse
is a facility where stockbrokers
can buy and sell securities, such as shares
- This is a list of major stock
that also offer trading
in securities besides trading
in ****ures contracts
- joint-stock company
is a business entity
in which shares
of the company's stock
can be bought
and sold by shareholders. Each shareholder
owns company stock
- A stock split
or stock divide increases
in a company. A stock split causes
of market price
shares, not causing...
- The New York Stock Exchange
"The Big Board") is an American stock exchange located
at 11 Wall Street, Lower
Manhattan, New York City...
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