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This is the daily number of shares of a security that change hands between a buyer and a seller. Also known as volume traded. Also see Up volume and Down volume.
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The amount of trading sustained in a security or in the entire market during a given period. Especially heavy volume may indicate that important news has just been announced or is expected. See also average daily volume.
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Volume is the number of shares traded in a company's stock or in an entire market over a specified period, typically a day.

Unusual market activity, either higher or lower than average, is typically the result of some external event. But unusual activity in an individual stock reflects new information about that stock or the stock's sector.

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We considered gray-scale sonography as the standard method to measure the amniotic fluid volume, and compared the findings by colour Doppler imaging with the gray-scale results.
This method not only considers the dynamic change process of pressure but also calculates the state change processes of pore volume and fluid volume simultaneously, which makes the dynamic model more suitable with the phase change law of core in the coring process compared with other methods.
Staging classification system of feto-fetal transfusion syndrome (7) Stage Sonographic features Description I Amniotic fluid volume Discrepancy between the two amniotic sacs.
Polyhydramnios is defined as amniotic fluid index of greater than 24 cm or a single amniotic fluid pocket of at least 8cm deep which results in a total fluid volume of greater than 2 liters.4 Experienced operators can detect polyhydramnios subjectively.
The purpose of this research was to compare limb fluid volume changes during different activities (resting, standing, walking) in subjects with transtibial amputation.
The greatest reduction in CRT and total fluid volume were 121.72 [micro]m and 0.73 [mm.sup.3], respectively, both of which were seen in the IRF subgroup.
Ultrasound evaluation of amniotic fluid volume. The relationship of marginal and decreased amniotic fluid volumes to perinatal outcome.
The recovery of endometrial areas as well as scored intrauterine fluid volumes was used for indexing of uterine involution (Hu et al., 1991; Mateus et al., 2002).
The value of ultrasound measurement of amniotic fluid volume in the management of prolonged pregnancies.
The sodium content of this fluid (131 mmol/l) does not contribute to the sodium load and possibly reduces the risk of a rapid fall in serum sodium level with fluid volume correction.
These correlations suggest that plasma cholinesterase activity in quail is not limited to plasma but occupies some larger pool of the extracellular fluid volume, and we suggest that lymph is part of that pool.
Exact volume conservation is not guaranteed in the above methods and it can be difficult to preserve the total fluid volume in the computational domain for long simulation durations.