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Change

The difference between the closing price on a trading day and the closing price on the previous trading day. The change may be positive or negative. For example, if a stock closes at $11 on Tuesday and $12 on Wednesday, it has a change of +$1. On the other hand, if the stock falls to $10 on Friday, it has a change of -$2. Change is also called net change. See also: Technical Analysis.

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Thus, in the same-sex "marriage" debate, because such a new and startling development cannot possibly be reconciled with religious and cultural traditions universal in human history from the beginning of time, the apologists and proponents of this changed the subject entirely, making the "argument" into one about human rights.
Alas, for some reason he didn't seem over keen on answering and swiftly changed the subject.
to stop the depredations against Darfur, the media have suddenly changed the subject away from sanctions against Sudan and focused on the Bush administration's 'unilateralist' rejection of the ICC.