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street name

noun, Stock Exchange.
1.
a broker who holds securities registered in his or her name instead of in the name of the customer, especially for convenience in executing transfers and in pledging for borrowing in margin accounts.
2.
a familiar or slang name of a narcotic drug:
“angel dust” is a street name for phencyclidine.
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  • As a street name it reached from the angle of Balliol to Smith Gate.

    Oxford and its Story Cecil Headlam
  • The street name was also set into the sidewalk under foot, in different colors—two names on each corner.

    A. D. 2000 Alvarado M. Fuller

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