street-name

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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street name

noun
1. an alternative name that a person chooses or is given (especially in inner city neighborhoods); "her street name is Bonbon" 
2. slang for something (especially for an illegal drug); "'smack' is a street name for heroin" 
3. the name of a brokerage firm in which stock is held on behalf of a customer; "all my stocks are held in street name" 
4. the name of a street 
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