the second largest stock exchange in the U.S., located in New York City.
Abbreviation: ASE, A.S.E.
Traditionally, the second largest stock exchange in the United States, after the New York Stock Exchange. The American Stock Exchange is in New York City. It is often identified in financial pages as AMEX. In 1998, AMEX merged with the NASD, which runs the NASDAQ exchange.
- American trypanosomiasis
. an infectious disease caused by the protozoan Trypanosoma cruzi, occurring chiefly in tropical America and characterized by irregular fever, palpable lymph nodes, and often heart damage. noun (pathol) another name for Chagas’ disease noun a form of trypanosomiasis found in South America, caused by the protozoan Trypanosoma cruzi, characterized by fever and, often, inflammation […]
- American twist
a service in which the ball is spun so as to bounce high and to the left of the receiver.
- American water spaniel
one of an American breed of medium-sized water spaniels having a thick, curly chocolate-colored or liver-colored coat.
- American wake
noun (Irish) an all-night farewell party for a person about to emigrate to America