Definition of Stock. Meaning of Stock. Synonyms of Stock
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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
- The stock
(also capital stock
) of a corporation
is all of the shares
into which ownership
of the corporation
is divided. In American
English, the shares...
- The Nasdaq Stock Market
(/ˈnæzˌdæk/ (listen), also known
as Nasdaq) is an American stock
exchange. It is the second-largest stock exchange
in the world...
- A 400-year evolution
of global stock markets
(and capital markets
in general) A stock
market, equity market
or share market
is the aggregation
- A stock
exchange, securities exchange
or bourse, is a facility where stock brokers
can buy and sell securities, such as shares
- The New York Stock Exchange
"The Big Board") is an American stock exchange located
at 11 Wall Street, Lower
Manhattan, New York City...
- Card stock
, also called cover stock
or pasteboard, is a paper stock
that is thicker
and more durable
than normal writing
paper, but thinner...
or stock symbol
is an abbreviation
used to uniquely identify publicly traded shares
of a particular stock
on a particular stock
market. A stock
- This is a list of major stock
that also offer trading
in securities besides trading
in ****ures contracts
is a flavored liquid
preparation. It forms
of many dishes, particularly
and sauces. Making stocks involves simmering
- Preferred stock
(also called preferred
shares, preference shares
preferreds) is a form of stock which
may have any combination
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