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Shadow

In candlestick charting, the "wicks" above and below each candle. Each candle represents a single trading day; the shadow above a candle represents the highest price on that day while the shadow below represents the lowest price. See also: Real body.
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By comparing the actualizations of the same types in various cultures, by comparing Priam and Lear, for instance, Hugo easily traces their enduring quality to deep psychological roots: the types are the "points of intersection of creative forces," (24) they all have something of the "same subterranean before life shadowiness.
Fell echoing through the shadowiness of the still house
The extreme shadowiness and subtle hues, which changed continuously throughout the 75 minutes of totality, provided an unexpected challenge to observers across the Americas who tried to document the activity.