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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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The retired sweet salesman, from Salwarpe, Worcestershire, said: 'We can make a real night of it, have a big meal and a few beers without getting stuck in traffic or risking the breathalyser.
Wallis is an advocate of not getting stuck in using labels like "left" or "right" and has searched for "common ground" on issues like abortion and race relations.
The fact that the proposed law will be easily sidestepped, thus resulting in customers' getting stuck with hidden charges unrelated to the costs their transactions incur, is simply not of interest to consumer advocates.
This kept the nut from getting stuck to the bolt - and vice-versa.
But at the same time we're seeing lenders who are terrified of getting stuck with a big EPA-mandated clean up on a property, take the coverage, too.
Only by getting stuck in a groove on the war record of psychoanalysis could pep analysis advance the actors out of delinquency and deviance as the true veterans of the 20th century's psychological war efforts.
The drilling engineer strongly recommended that the company cease drilling beyond 7500 feet because of concerns for losing drill pipe and other expensive tools by getting stuck in the hole.
He was putting himself about, he was getting stuck in, and he was scoring a few goals as well.
Summary: A three-year-old girl from east China's Shandong Province has had to be rescued by fire fighters after getting stuck in a washing machine.
Mark Wakefield, branch manager for Coventry, said: "We had a great day getting stuck in at the farm and developing our gardening skills.
I find things like Colgate floss and Crest Glide are easy to use, without getting stuck, which is the thing most clients complain about.
The driver tried to free it but it was in danger of getting stuck against a wall so he called a colleague to help.

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