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common stock
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The Merry Wives of Windsor
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  • But that my admirable dexterity of wit, my counterfeiting the action of an old woman, delivered me, the knave constable had set me i’ the stocks, i’ the common stocks, for a witch.

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  • When people talk about investing in the stock market, they are almost always talking about common stocks.
  • I found they work’d for a common stock, eat at common tables, and slept in common dormitories, great numbers together.
    Benjamin Franklin  --  The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin

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