stock certificate

noun
a certificate evidencing ownership of one or more shares of stock in a corporation.

Origin:
1860–65

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stock certificate
 
n
the US equivalent of share certificate

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Even though the company may no longer exist, the stock certificate may have value as a collector's item.
If an investor requests delivery of a stock certificate, the stock certificate should arrive in a few weeks.
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