Discount Period

Business / Accounting / Discount Period: The time between the date a note is sold to a financial institution and its maturity date.

Other Words for Discount

Discount Adjective Synonyms: reduce, mark down, deduct, lower, take or knock off
Discount Verb Synonyms: diminish, lessen, minimize, detract from
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Other Words for Period

Period Noun Synonyms: interval, time, term, span, duration, spell, space, stretch, while, patch
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Discount

Business / Accounting / Discount: The amount charged by a financial institution when a note receivable is discounted: calculated as maturity value times discount rate times discount period. MORE

Net Period

Business / Finance / Net Period: The period of time between the end of the discount period and the date payment is due. MORE

Periodic Tenancy

Business / Real Estate / Periodic Tenancy: A leasehold interest from period to period that renews automatically unless a notice of termination is given. MORE

Periodic Trend

Science / Chemistry / Periodic Trend: A regular variation in element properties with increasing atomic number that is ultimately due to regular variations in atomic structure. MORE

Periodic Table

Science / Chemistry / Periodic Table: An arrangement of the elements according to increasing atomic number that shows relationships between element properties. MORE

Periodic Style

Entertainment / Literature / Periodic Style: A style of writing in which the sentences tend to be periodic. See discussion under periodic sentence, above. Periodic style in English is usually considered indirect or artificially 'artsy' in compar MORE

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