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NOUN (1)

1. stock other than preferred stock; entitles the owner to a share of the corporation's profits and a share of the voting power in shareholder elections;
- Example: "over 40 million Americans invest in common stocks"
[syn: common stock, common shares, ordinary shares]


WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

common shares n 1: stock other than preferred stock; entitles the owner to a share of the corporation's profits and a share of the voting power in shareholder elections; "over 40 million Americans invest in common stocks" [syn: common stock, common shares, ordinary shares]