|Customized hybrid instruments created by blending an underlying price on a cash instrument with the price of a derivative instrument. It is a combination of security holdings which mimics the price movement of another, single security (i.e., synthetic ...||Synthetics|
|(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) Parts of stockreturns not explained by the explanatory variable (the market-index return). They measure the impact of firm-specific events during a particular period. (2) Remainder cash flows generated by pool collateral and those needed to fund bo...||Residuals|
|(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|
|(1) The gap between bid and askprices of a stock or other security. (2) The simultaneous purchase and sale of separate futures or options contracts for the same commodity for delivery in different months. Also known as a straddle…||Spread|
|(Anthropology) concept that all members of the human race have a single and shared origin||monogeny|
|(Architecture) building having a single circle of supporting columns||monopteros|
|(Art) watercolor painting; print created by applying watercolor paints through stencils, painted picture, watercolor painting technique||aquarelle|
|(Astronomy) device used to measure altitude and azimuth of any of the objects in the sky (stars, planets, the moon, etc.), surveying instrument, telescope||altazimuth|
|(Aviation) backward slope of an airplane wing created by having the outer section of the wing downstream from the inner section, backward-slanting aircraft wing||sweepback|
|(Biblical) tower built by the descendants of Noah in an attempt to reach heaven (as a punishment, God created many different languages so they could not understand one another)||Tower of Babel|
|(Biology) kingdom of primitive single-celled organisms (includes slime molds, some algae, and some bacteria)||Protista|
|(Biology) pertaining to geotropism, pertaining to growth or movement of an organism in response to gravity||geotropic|
|(Biology) pertaining to the Protozoa (phylum comprised of single-celled organisms)||protozoic|
|(Biology) pertaining to the Protozoa (phylum comprised of single-celled organisms), any eukaryotic organism (usually single-celled) from the kingdom Protista, protozoon||protozoan|
|(Biology) primitive eye-like receptor that is light-sensitive and helps orient an organism (in primitive single-celled organisms), eye-shaped marking, light-sensitive part||eyespot|
|(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 spelling for defense) protection, security||defence|
|(British spelling for meter) basic unit of length in the metric system, one hundred centimeters, 39.37 inches; definite measurement; poetic measure; rhythm (in music); instrument that automatically measures quantities of substances (gas, water, or elec...||metre|
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