Provisions

Business / Accounting / Provisions: One or more accounts set up to account for expected future payments (eg. where a business is expecting a bill, but hasn't yet received it).

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Provisions Noun Synonyms: supplies, stores, stockpile, stock(s), quantity, food, foodstuffs, eatables, edibles, drinkables, potables, victuals, viands, comestibles, rations, groceries, provender, staples
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Marketing Loan Repayment Provisions

Business / Agriculture / Marketing Loan Repayment Provisions: A loan settlement provision, first authorized by the Food Security Act of 1985, that allows producers to repay nonrecourse loans at less than the announced loan rates whenever the world price or loan MORE

Zero 50-85-92 Provisions

Business / Agriculture / Zero 50-85-92 Provisions: Refers to the 50/85 and 50/92 commodity program provisions for rice and cotton and the 0/85 and 0/92 commodity program provisions for wheat and feed grains that were in effect in various forms from 19 MORE

Cotton Competitiveness Provisions

Business / Agriculture / Cotton Competitiveness Provisions: Provisions added by the Food, Agriculture, Conservation, and Trade Act of 1990 to the cotton program designed to keep U.S. cotton price competitive in domestic and export markets. Sometimes referred t MORE

Covenants

Business / Finance / Covenants: A statistical measure of the degree to which random variables move together. A positive covariance implies that one variable is above (below) its mean value when the other variable is above (below) it MORE

Restrictive Covenants

Business / Finance / Restrictive Covenants: Provisions that place constraints on the operations of borrowers, such as restrictions on working capital, fixed assets, future borrowing, and payment of dividends. MORE

Trust Receipt

Business / Finance / Trust Receipt: A law that requires all corporate bonds and other debt securities to be issued subject to indenture agreements and comply with certain indenture provisions approved by the SEC. MORE

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