Threshold

Business / Agriculture / Threshold: The lowest non-zero dose of a chemical at which a specified measurable effect occurs. Sometimes used to refer to the income level above which an applicant for food stamp benefits would be ineligible.

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Threshold Verb Synonyms: sill, door-sill, doorstep, doorway, entrance
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Threshold Notification

Business / Real Estate / Threshold Notification: Notification by brokers that they have met the threshold requirements for filing status and fiscal year reports on trust fund activities. MORE

Poverty Thresholds

Business / Agriculture / Poverty Thresholds: For statistical purposes (e.g., counting the poor population), the Census Bureau uses a set of annual income levels - the poverty thresholds - slightly different than the federal poverty guidelines. A MORE

Anaerobic Threshold

Health / Fitness / Anaerobic Threshold: The point at which your body switches from using oxygen as its primary source of energy to using stored sugar. When you’re in poor physical shape, you hit your anaerobic threshold while exercising a MORE

Payment Threshold

Business / Internet Marketing / Payment Threshold: The minimum accumulated commission an affiliate must earn to trigger payment from an affiliate program. MORE

Noise Gate

Technology / Home Audio / Noise Gate: An expander with a fixed 'infinite' downward expansion ratio. Used extensively for controlling unwanted noise, such as preventing 'open' microphones and 'hot' instrument pick-ups from introducing extr MORE

Expander

Technology / Home Audio / Expander: A type of dynamic range processor which reduces the gain of audio signals which are under an adjustable 'threshold' level, therefore increasing the dynamic range. Generally allows the operator control MORE

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