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Definition of Stock

Stock n. means: Any cruciferous plant of the genus Matthiola; as, common stock (Matthiola incana) (see Gilly-flower); ten-weeks stock (M. annua).

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Stock n. means: Any cruciferous plant of the genus Matthiola; as, common stock (Matthiola incana) (see Gilly-flower); ten-weeks stock (M. annua).

Meaning of Stock

Stock (n.) means: Any cruciferous plant of the genus Matthiola; as, common stock (Matthiola incana) (see Gilly-flower); ten-weeks stock (M. annua).

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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.

Stock (v. t.): 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.

Stock (n.): Domestic animals or beasts collectively, used or raised on a farm; as, a stock of cattle or of sheep, etc.; -- called also live stock.

Stock (n.): Any cruciferous plant of the genus Matthiola; as, common stock (Matthiola incana) (see Gilly-flower); ten-weeks stock (M. annua).

Corner (n.): The state of things produced by a combination of persons, who buy up the whole or the available part of any stock or species of property, which compels those who need such stock or property to buy of them at their own price; as, a corner in a railway stock.

Split (n.): the substitution of more than one share of a corporation's stock for one share. The market price of the stock usually drops in proportion to the increase in outstanding shares of stock. The split may be in any ratio, as a two-for-one split; a three-for-two split.

Stock (n.): A kind of stiff, wide band or cravat for the neck; as, a silk stock.

Unstock (v. t.): To deprive of a stock; to remove the stock from; to loose from that which fixes, or holds fast.

Extraction (n.): Derivation from a stock or family; lineage; descent; birth; the stock from which one has descended.

Stock (n.): Hence, a person who is as dull and lifeless as a stock or post; one who has little sense.

Action (n.): A share in the capital stock of a joint-stock company, or in the public funds; hence, in the plural, equivalent to stocks.

Contributory (a.): Contributing to the same stock or purpose; promoting the same end; bringing assistance to some joint design, or increase to some common stock; contributive.

Stock (n.): An irregular metalliferous mass filling a large cavity in a rock formation, as a stock of lead ore deposited in limestone.

Stock-still (a.): Still as a stock, or fixed post; perfectly still.

Stock (n.): Supply provided; store; accumulation; especially, a merchant's or manufacturer's store of goods; as, to lay in a stock of provisions.

Mahon stock (): An annual cruciferous plant with reddish purple or white flowers (Malcolmia maritima). It is called in England Virginia stock, but the plant comes from the Mediterranean.

Stockholder (n.): One who is a holder or proprietor of stock in the public funds, or in the funds of a bank or other stock company.

Capital (n.): Money, property, or stock employed in trade, manufactures, etc.; the sum invested or lent, as distinguished from the income or interest. See Capital stock, under Capital, a.

Stock (n.): The block of wood or metal frame which constitutes the body of a plane, and in which the plane iron is fitted; a plane stock.

Listing (n.): The act or process of one who lists (in any sense of the verb); as, the listing of a door; the listing of a stock at the Stock Exchange.

Corner (v. t.): To get command of (a stock, commodity, etc.), so as to be able to put one's own price on it; as, to corner the shares of a railroad stock; to corner petroleum.

Spread (n.): A privilege which one person buys of another, of demanding certain shares of stock at a certain price, or of delivering the same shares of stock at another price, within a time agreed upon.

Carry (v. t.): To bear the charges or burden of holding or having, as stocks, merchandise, etc., from one time to another; as, a merchant is carrying a large stock; a farm carries a mortgage; a broker carries stock for a customer; to carry a life insurance.

Stock (n.): Same as Stock account, below.

Stock (n.): Money or capital which an individual or a firm employs in business; fund; in the United States, the capital of a bank or other company, in the form of transferable shares, each of a certain amount; money funded in government securities, called also the public funds; in the plural, property consisting of shares in joint-stock companies, or in the obligations of a government for its funded debt; -- so in the United States, but in England the latter only are called stocks, and the former shares.

Stock-blind (a.): Blind as a stock; wholly blind.

Stocked (imp. & p. p.): of Stock

Stocking (p. pr. & vb. n.): of Stock

Stock (v. t.): To put in the stocks.

Overstock (n.): Stock in excess.

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Meaning of Dead Cat Bounce

Dead Cat Bounce means: Stock market term for a stock thats price is moving up temporarily after a big fall. Even a dead cat dropped from a tall building will bounce a little.

Meaning of Dead Cat Bounce

Dead Cat Bounce means: Stock market term for a stock thats price is moving up temporarily after a big fall. Even a dead cat dropped from a tall building will bounce a little.

Meaning of Imprest

Imprest means: An accountable stock or cash. Persons who are responsible for holding stock and/or cash are said to be holding an "imprest".

Meaning of OOS

OOS means: Out Of Stock

Meaning of NOS

NOS means: New Old Stock -or- Not Outside Sales

Meaning of STOCK PEN

STOCK PEN means: Yard office

Meaning of COW CAGE

COW CAGE means: Stock car. Also called cow crate

Meaning of Stock

Stock means: A crossbeam at the upper part of an anchor.

Meaning of Lock, Stock, And Barrel

Lock, Stock, And Barrel means: The whole thing, the whole "kit and caboodle.”

Meaning of sheik

sheik means: A sexy man. Baldwin sold the store, the stock, the grounds--the whole shebang.

Meaning of BUMPER

BUMPER means: Post at end of spur track, placed there to stop rolling stock from running onto the ground

Meaning of Plating

Plating means: Flat steel stock of various thicknesses used in the construction of a ship to form the sides and decks.

Meaning of SPIFFS

SPIFFS means: Spiffs is slang for a money bonus given to an employee for selling old or unwanted stock.

Meaning of shebang

shebang means: A set of facts or things. Baldwin sold the store, the stock, the grounds--the whole shebang.

Meaning of Cattle Baron

Cattle Baron means: A cattle owner with numerous herds of stock, welding power and influence in an area.

Meaning of Fouled Anchor

Fouled Anchor means: An anchor which has become entangled with some object on the bottom, or, on weighing, has it's rode or chain wound around its stock or flukes.

Meaning of RAIDER

RAIDER means: Raider is financial slang for an individual who rushes in and acquires other companies by buying large amounts of shares (stock).

Meaning of clotheshorse

clotheshorse means: Term used for 'fashion models' because they are there simply to hang clothes on. Their looks and personality really mean nothing to the designers, the only feature important is that they are a 'stock' shape. The name comes from the shape of the drying racks used by cloth dyers in the 17th Century.

Meaning of DIAGONAL STREET

DIAGONAL STREET means: Diagonal Street is South African slang for the Johannesburg Stock Exchange.

Meaning of Fisherman Anchor

Fisherman Anchor means: A traditionally shaped anchor having flukes perpendicular to the stock of the anchor and connected by a shank. These are less common than modern anchors such as the plow and lightweight anchors.

Meaning of Stock

Stock means: 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.

Meaning of Stock

Stock means: 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.

Meaning of Stock

Stock means: Domestic animals or beasts collectively, used or raised on a farm; as, a stock of cattle or of sheep, etc.; -- called also live stock.

Meaning of Stock

Stock means: Any cruciferous plant of the genus Matthiola; as, common stock (Matthiola incana) (see Gilly-flower); ten-weeks stock (M. annua).

Meaning of Corner

Corner means: The state of things produced by a combination of persons, who buy up the whole or the available part of any stock or species of property, which compels those who need such stock or property to buy of them at their own price; as, a corner in a railway stock.

Meaning of Split

Split means: the substitution of more than one share of a corporation's stock for one share. The market price of the stock usually drops in proportion to the increase in outstanding shares of stock. The split may be in any ratio, as a two-for-one split; a three-for-two split.

Meaning of Stock

Stock means: A kind of stiff, wide band or cravat for the neck; as, a silk stock.

Meaning of Unstock

Unstock means: To deprive of a stock; to remove the stock from; to loose from that which fixes, or holds fast.

Meaning of Extraction

Extraction means: Derivation from a stock or family; lineage; descent; birth; the stock from which one has descended.

Meaning of Stock

Stock means: Hence, a person who is as dull and lifeless as a stock or post; one who has little sense.

Meaning of Action

Action means: A share in the capital stock of a joint-stock company, or in the public funds; hence, in the plural, equivalent to stocks.

Meaning of Contributory

Contributory means: Contributing to the same stock or purpose; promoting the same end; bringing assistance to some joint design, or increase to some common stock; contributive.

Meaning of Stock

Stock means: An irregular metalliferous mass filling a large cavity in a rock formation, as a stock of lead ore deposited in limestone.

Meaning of Stock-still

Stock-still means: Still as a stock, or fixed post; perfectly still.

Meaning of Stock

Stock means: Supply provided; store; accumulation; especially, a merchant's or manufacturer's store of goods; as, to lay in a stock of provisions.

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