Nikkei Stock Average


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Nikkei Stock Average

(ˈnɪkeɪ)
n
(Stock Exchange) an index of prices on the Tokyo Stock Exchange
[C20: from Nik(on) Kei(zai Shimbun), a Japanese newspaper group]
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Tokyo, April 2 (BNA) - Tokyo stocks ended lower Tuesday, with the Nikkei Stock Average sliding 131.
The 225-share Nikkei Stock Average is Japan's most widely followed stock market index, composed of leading companies listed on the first section of the Tokyo Stock Exchange.