Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA)

Business / Accounting / Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA): Legislation requiring any company that has publicly-traded stock to maintain records that accurately and fairly represent the company's transactions: additionally, requires any publicly-traded company to have an adequate system of internal accounting controls.

Other Words for Act

Act Noun Synonyms: deed, action, undertaking, operation, step, move, feat, exploit, accomplishment, achievement
Act Verb Synonyms: behave (oneself), carry on, deport oneself, comport oneself, conduct oneself
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Other Words for Corrupt

Corrupt Noun Synonyms: dishonest, untrustworthy, dishonorable, underhand(ed), venal, crooked
Corrupt Verb Synonyms: adulterate, contaminate, pollute, taint, defile, infect, spoil, poison
Corrupt Adjective Synonyms: debased, depraved, perverted, subverted, evil, wicked, degenerate, degraded
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Other Words for Foreign

Foreign Adjective Synonyms: alien, imported, non-native, overseas, distant, tramontane, transalpine, transatlantic, transpacific
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Neutron-Activation Analysis

Science / Geology / Neutron-Activation Analysis: A method of identifying isotopes of an element by bombarding them with neutrons and observing the characteristic radioactive decay products emitted. MORE

Neutron Activation Analysis

Science / Chemistry / Neutron Activation Analysis: An extremely sensitive technique for analyzing trace amounts of elements in a sample. The sample is bombarded with neutrons in a nuclear reactor, making it radioactive. Different elements produce diff MORE

Newborns And Mothers Health Protection Act (NMHPA)

Health / Health Insurance / Newborns And Mothers Health Protection Act (NMHPA): A federal law which mandates that coverage for hospital stays for childbirth cannot generally be less than 48 hours for normal deliveries or 96 hours for cesarean births. MORE

Newborns And Mothers Health Protection Act (NMHPA) Of 1996

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Newborns And Mothers Health Protection Act (NMHPA) Of 1996: Requires a minimum length of hospital confinement in conjunction with childbirth. This requirement applies to health plans and health insurance companies that provide hospital stays for childbirth in MORE

Next Futures Contract

Business / Finance / Next Futures Contract: The contract settling immediately after the nearby futures contract. MORE

Neutralization Reaction

Science / Chemistry / Neutralization Reaction: A chemical change in which one compound aquires H+ from another. The compound that receives the hydrogen ion is the base; the compound that surrenders it is an acid. MORE

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