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- n. Stock exchange business; especially, stockjobbing, manipulation of securities prices.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. Exchange business; also, stockjobbing; the maneuvers of speculators to raise or lower the price of stocks or public funds.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Speculation in stocks, etc.; stock-jobbing.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a fee charged for exchanging currencies
From French, from agioter ("to practice stockjobbing"), from agio (Wiktionary)