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Drop

Refers to over-the-counter trading. Remove from OTC trading list; hence, no longer making a market in a security.

Drop

To remove a security from a list of securities for which a dealer serves as a counterparty in the over-the-counter market.
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'Barrzo drops names of up and coming bands as frequently as he drops heavy weights'SUTTON
MICHAEL Winner has a book about himself (what a surprise) being serialised, in which he drops names the way a flatulent pig drops his guts.
(Much as the show drops names of action films and their stars, suggesting Mel Gibson-like heights are possible after two months of training, small print spells out that the 14 are competing for a cash prize and to be "considered" for roles in a made-for-TV movie.)