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Pattern

A technical chart formation used to make market predictions by following the price movements of securities.

Pattern

The graphical representation on a chart of a trend in security prices. Technical analysts identify patterns for a security and predict future price movements in part by matching current patterns with previous patterns.

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Behind that outside pattern the dim shapes get clearer every day.
And it is like a woman stooping down and creeping about behind that pattern.
The faint figure behind seemed to shake the pattern, just as if she wanted to get out.
He thought I was asleep first, but I wasn't, and lay there for hours trying to decide whether that front pattern and the back pattern really did move together or separately.
They, too, exactly copy each other, but the patterns are quite different from A's, you observe.
We shall be much obliged to you," said the impostors, and then they named the different colors and described the pattern of the pretended stuff.
If we had a pattern of the materials, for example, and with time, and a better light - "
said D'Artagnan, "this ought to be the knotty point of the whole thing; they want a pattern of each of the materials.
Sophia, the pattern is ready in the drawer of that table behind you.
That must be the story of innumerable couples, and the pattern of life it offers has a homely grace.
But, as it is not unreasonable to suppose that I may have held its threads with a more continuous attention than anyone else can have given them during its desultory publication, it is not unreasonable to ask that the weaving may be looked at in its completed state, and with the pattern finished.
Its difficulty was much enhanced by the mode of publication; for, it would be very unreasonable to expect that many readers, pursuing a story in portions from month to month through nineteen months, will, until they have it before them complete, perceive the relations of its finer threads to the whole pattern which is always before the eyes of the story-weaver at his loom.