|(1) for a bond above the par value. (2) The price of an option contract; also, in futures trading, the amount the futures price exceeds the price of the spot commodity. For convertibles, amount by which the price of a convertible exceeds parity, and is...||Premium|
|(1) One class of C.M.O. that carries the most stable cash flows and the lowest prepaymentrisk of any class of C.M.O. Because of a stable cash flow, it is considered the least risky C.M.O. (2) A C.M.O. bond class that stipulates cash-flow contributions ...||Planned amortization class (P.A.C.)|
|(1) The difference between the average price in Treasury auctions and the stopout price. (2) A future money marketinstrument (one available some period hence) created by buying an existing instrument and financing the initial portion of its life with a...||Tail|
|(about a chemical compound) quality of being optically inactive because it contains equal amounts of levorotatory and dextrorotatory isomers of the same compound (Chemistry)||racemism|
|(about an organism) possessing stable genetic traits which are passed on to its offspring (Biology), having two identical genes||homozygous|
|(Accounting) method of measuring the profitability of a company (derived by dividing the net income by total assets)||ROI (return on investment)|
|(Biology) in a homozygous manner, with stable genetic traits that are passed on to offspring||homozygously|
|(born 1944) leader in the American Indian Movement, indigenous rights activist who is presently serving a prison sentence for a crime he allegedly committed (he is considered a political prisoner by Amnesty International)||Leonard Peltier|
|(British Slang) disparaging nickname for a sailor or a seaman (used by those who live or work on land)||jacky|
|(British) dark beer, alcoholic beverage; sour quality, difficult to accept, having an acrid taste, hostile, resentful, strong and sharp in taste, very cold||bitter|
|(British) one who hauls; company which transports goods, moving company, hauler||haulier|
|(Cards) bid too high; bid higher in level or suit than the previous bidder (in Bridge), higher bid||overcall|
|(Chemistry) of or containing molybdenum (metallic element used to strengthen and harden steel), relating to molybdenum with a high valence||molybdic|
|(Computers and Communications) nickname for people who live on the edge of modern society (controlled by media and technology) who fight and defeat the establishment, futuristic science fiction||cyberpunk|
|(Computers) extension for VOC files (type of sound file of the Creative company), volatile organic compound||VOC|
|(Computers) high-level modular computer programming language used to develop applications for military and civilian needs (standard of the U.S. Department of Defense)||ada|
|(Computers) high-powered chip set used on advanced 3D graphic accelerator cards (developed by 3Dfx Interactive)||Voodoo|
|(Computers) large software company that manufactures many popular computer programs (such as the operating systems DOS and Windows, Excel, Word, and others)||MS (Microsoft)|
|(Computers) software that was announced by a company far in advance and has not yet been released (and may never be), nonexistent software||vaporware|
|(Economics) buying securities with borrowed money (increases both the risk and the chances for higher profits)||leveraging|
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EUdict (European dictionary) is a collection of online dictionaries for the languages spoken mostly in Europe. These dictionaries are the result of the work of many authors who worked very hard and finally offered their product free of charge on the internet thus making it easier to all of us to communicate with each other. Some of the dictionaries have only a few thousand words, others have more than 320,000. Some of the words may be incorrectly translated or mistyped.
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