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Stock

(stok),
Wolfgang, German ophthalmologist, 1874-1956. See: Spielmeyer-Stock disease.

stock

(stok),
All the populations of organisms derived from an isolate without any implication of homogeneity or characterization.
[A.S. stoc]

stock

  1. a rooted stem into which a SCION is inserted for grafting (see GRAFT). 2 a mating group used in a breeding programme.

stock,

n initial material used to create a homeopathic remedy via dilution or trituration.

stock

(stok)
All the populations of organisms derived from an isolate without any implication of homogeneity or characterization.
[A.S. stoc]

stock,

n a security certificate that represents an equity ownership in a corporation.

stock

livestock.

stock equivalents
units of livestock measurement used when budgeting feed or assessing productive capacity. All forms of livestock are expressed in terms of one of them, e.g. dry sheep equivalents.
stock guard
used in lieu of a gate; consists of a pit fitted with steel rollers close enough together to make a satisfactory crossing for a motor vehicle but sufficient to deter livestock. Called also cattle grid.
stock horse
a riding horse used to work cattle, sheep or other horses. Small stature, light weight, wiry, fast for a short distance, agile, mostly bay. Called also cow pony, cutting horse.
stock and station agent
person conducting a rural store dealing in implements, supplies and livestock pertaining to agricultural pursuits of all kinds.
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Film stock, with its superior clarity and focus, will, in all likelihood, be around for at least another 100 years, but the huge advantage of digital technology is in post-production and distribution.
Other recent developments include Kodak's hybrid imaging system--the Kodak Preview System--a simulation tool for experimenting with different looks, film stocks, filter packages and laboratory processing, which allows cinematographers to pre-visualize various creative options.
If financial resources are limited, buying film stock may not realistic.
Partly, because we've all become accustomed to grainy, black and white images of rationing queues, the Battle of Britain, the Blitz etc, that the vivid colours of film stock almost half a century old come as both a delightful surprise and a shock.
Having no experience as a cameraman, from time to time he took his eye off the viewfinder, allowing some light to hit the film stock.
HDLink Pro 3D's powerful 17 point 3D lookup tables allow any feature film stock to be simulated so editors can always see the correct color of the final film output.
Made mainly in Manhattan public spaces using (with one exception) black-and-white film stock, these silent, polished shards--doubly excavated for having been transferred from 16 mm to digital video--are pure photographic recording.
For all the award-worthy stuff they enjoy watching, critics sit through many more movies that are tragic wastes of studio budgets and film stock.
As recently as 1996, rumours abounded on the Internet that Kodak, the largest manufacturer of Super 8 film stock, was about to cease production.
Its expanded latitude and linearity provides superior highlights and shadows in a film stock with exceptional latent image stability.
In 1964, John Waters shot his first short film, Hag in a Black Leather Jacket, using shoplifted film stock and a Brownie 8 mm movie camera given to him by his grandmother for his seventeenth birthday.
DEPLOYING HANDHELD cameras loaded with grainy film stock, English filmmaker Paul Greengrass surrounds us with the angry chaos of ``Bloody Sunday.