a quantity or amount less than the conventional unit of trading.
Stock Exchange. (in a transaction) a quantity of stock less than the established 100-share unit for active issues or the 10-share unit for designated inactive issues.
a batch of merchandise that contains less than or more than the usual number of units
(stock exchange) a number of securities less than the standard trading unit of 100
a pediment, as over a doorway or window, having its raking cornice interrupted at the crown or apex.
an improvised offensive play that results when the originally planned play has failed to be executed properly.
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the straight stalk of any of various tall grasses, especially of the genera Phragmites and Arundo, growing in marshy places. any of the plants themselves. such stalks or plants collectively. anything made from such a stalk or from something similar, as an arrow. Music. a pastoral or rustic musical pipe made from a reed or […]