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Stick

A slang term for a point on a security market. For example, if a share price drops five points over the trading day, it may be said to decline five stick.
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He will be spending a few more months at the Comely Bank store before upping sticks again to Morningside, Waitrose's second new Scottish store.
If pursuing my dream means upping sticks and going then that's what I'll have to do.
We holiday there, are increasingly upping sticks to emigrate there and seem seduced by the beauty of the countryside and the relaxed, peaceful lifestyle.
He's going to Reggie Roberts and he'll train him for the competitions; obviously I would have loved to have done it myself, but upping sticks for seven weeks just isn't an option when you've got a kennel full of dogs at home.
Instead, he is upping sticks and moving from his two bed-semi in Tamworth, Staffordshire, to Sutton Coldfield.
The Removal Men (C5, 8pm) Back for a second series, with more families upping sticks and enlisting the help of Pickfords.
THE Kelly family are upping sticks and heading for a new home in Western Australia - which is why their Bradley home of 12 years is now up for sale.
Sheree Murphy's been busy of late, tying up her telly projects and upping sticks to Australia to start a new life with husband Harry Kewell, all the while preparing for the arrival of their fourth child.
But we''re wrapping it up this week, as removal men Lee Staples and Bryan Hamon, above, help a final few families upping sticks and enlisting the help of Pickfords, one of the UK's biggest and best-known house-moving firms.
Word on the street is that they've had to move venue because of it, upping sticks to the bigger capacity Empire Music Hall.