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     ( closing prices    plural  ) On the stock exchange, the closing price of a share is its price at the end of a day's business.     (BUSINESS)      n-count  
The price is slightly above yesterday's closing price.     
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closing     
The closing part of an activity or period of time is the final part of it.      adj   ADJ n  
He entered RAF service in the closing stages of the war...     
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closing price        ( closing prices    plural  ) On the stock exchange, the closing price of a share is its price at the end of a day's business.     (BUSINESS)      n-count  
The price is slightly above yesterday's closing price.     
closing time        ( closing times    plural  ) Closing time is the time when something such as a shop, library, or pub closes and people have to leave.      n-var  
We were in the pub until closing time.     

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v.
raise a price after agreeing on a lower one
Common real estate term but 'of uncertain origin'. However WW1 Australian soldier's diary records: "Huge rubber gun gazumps were falling all over the town [Watten]..." A weapon?
v.
make an obscene and offensive gesture at someone by closing one's fist and extending one's middle finger upwards, interpreted as"Sod off!"; [US] flip (sb) off / flip (sb) the bird
Ex.: he has an unfortunate tendency and somewhat dangerous habit of giving the finger to motorists who cut in front of him.
v.
lower a price at the last minute to secure a sale
the chamber pot meaning is the NOUN. This is the verb.
n.
someone who re-posts a genuine online listing for a book at an inflated price on another website. If someone buys from the bookjacker, he buys the book from the original seller and provides him with the address of the customer. The bookjacker never sees or handles the book, but collects his margin.
[Bus.] Syn. dropshipper.
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