stock exchange a method of issuing securities to the public using an intermediary, such as a stockbroking firm
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How to use placing in a sentence
It was an attempt to combat a growing chill on free speech in Turkey while placing his newspaper at the center of the debate.
After placing Kirk in a cell by herself, she says one LAPD officer “asked to give him a five star Yelp review.”
This can lead to the very heart attack that placing the stent was trying to prevent.
And so there has been a boom in placing solar fields on top of landfills.
On the other hand, Pertman says, adoption is not just about placing children.Couple Sues Over Russian ‘Bait-and-Switch’ Adoption of Disabled Kids | Tina Traster | October 30, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
The little boy of two, often quoted here, showed a punctilious feeling for order in the placing of things.Children's Ways | James Sully
I played up one octave, and then I wished to go on by placing my first finger on F sharp.Music-Study in Germany | Amy Fay
Track of the count may be kept by placing a mark for each leukocyte in its appropriate column, ruled upon paper.A Manual of Clinical Diagnosis | James Campbell Todd
We notice that more attention is given to the problem of placing a feature than to that of making a likeness of it.Children's Ways | James Sully
Provisions are to some extent protected from them, by placing the legs of the tables and presses in plates filled with water.A Woman's Journey Round the World | Ida Pfeiffer