Business / Agriculture / Customs Union: An agreement between two or more countries to remove trade barriers between each other and to establish common tariff and nontariff policies with respect to other countries. The European Community (EC) of the European Union (EU) is the best know customs union.
Customs Noun Synonyms: toll, duty, impost, tax, excise, levy, dues, tariff
Union Adjective Synonyms: uniting, unity, combining, combination, joining, junction, conjoining, conjunction, allying, alliance, associating, association, coalition, amalgamating, amalgamation, fusing, fusion, marrying, marriage, confederating, confederation, confederacy, synthesi
Business / Accounting / National Credit Union Administration (NCUA): A federal agency that charters and oversees federal credit unions. The NCUA insures deposits at federal credit unions and at some state credit unions against certain losses. MORE
Business / Finance / National Credit Union Administration: Federal agency that oversees and insures the federal credit union system, and is funded by its members. MORE
Technology / Cell Phones / International Telecommunication Union (ITU): An agency of the United Nations, headquartered in Geneva that furthers the development of telecommunications services worldwide and oversees global allocation of spectrum for future uses. MORE
Life Style / Adoption / Reunion: A meeting between birthparent(s) and an adopted adult or between an adopted adult and other birth relatives. The adopted adult may have been placed as an infant and thus has no memory of the birthpare MORE
Business / Loan / Transunion Corporation: One of three leading providers of personal credit information. MORE