from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun The paper strip on which a telegraphic ticker prints.

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  • noun trading, finance Paper tape on which a stock ticker, news ticker or similar device would print incoming information.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun a continuous thin ribbon of paper on which stock quotes are written


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