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summer stock

n.
Theatrical productions of stock companies presented during the summer.

sum′mer stock′


n.
1. the production of plays, musicals, etc., during the summer, esp. in a resort area, often by a repertory company.
2. summer theaters collectively or their productions.
[1925–30]

summer stock

The plays performed by a stock company in a summer program.
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Noun1.summer stock - theatrical productions performed by a stock company during the summer
staging, theatrical production - the production of a drama on the stage
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