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stock
used in To Kill a Mockingbird

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Definition
shares of ownership of a corporation
  • I suppose she chose me because she knew my name; as I read the alphabet a faint line appeared between her eyebrows, and after making me read most of My First Reader and the stock-market quotations from The Mobile Register aloud, she discovered that I was literate and looked at me with more than faint distaste.
    p. 22.5
stock = regarding shares of ownership of corporations
  • He went to the court reporter, said something, and the reporter entertained us for some minutes by reading Mr. Tate's testimony as if it were stock-market quotations: "...which eye her left oh yes that'd make it her right it was her right eye Mr. Finch I remember now she was bunged."
    p. 235.8
stock = regarding shares of ownership of corporations
There are no more uses of "stock" in To Kill a Mockingbird.

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