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noun Australian and NZ

  1. a highly organized market facilitating the purchase and sale of securities and operated by professional stockbrokers and market makers according to fixed rules
  2. a place where securities are regularly traded
  3. (as modifier)a share-market speculator
the prices or trading activity of a share marketthe share market is buoyant

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Also called: stock exchange
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