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stock ticker

noun
1.
ticker (def 1).
Origin of stock ticker
1885-1890
An Americanism dating back to 1885-90
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  • As the latter entered, Ames was absorbed in the legend of the stock ticker.

    Carmen Ariza Charles Francis Stocking
  • This stock ticker that stood by the desk in the adjoining room, did you keep run of it yourself?

    The Art of Cross-Examination Francis L. Wellman
  • Note has been made above of his invention of a stock ticker in Boston, and of his establishing a stock-quotation circuit.

    Edison, His Life and Inventions Frank Lewis Dyer and Thomas Commerford Martin
  • His interest in the subject went back to his connection with General Lefferts in the days of the evolution of the stock ticker.

    Edison, His Life and Inventions Frank Lewis Dyer and Thomas Commerford Martin

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