Business / Agriculture / Transparency: A World Trade Organization principle stipulating that a country’s policies and regulations affecting foreign trade should be clearly communicated to its trading partners. For example, out of recognition that sanitary and phytosanitary measures may (sometimes deliberately) be unclear, arbitrary, or capricious, recent international trading agreements have provisions calling on countries to notify others, in advance, about any measures that could affect trade, to fully explain them, and to provide a means for commenting on them.


Entertainment / Golf / Slide: An excessive lateral move toward the target in the downswing with either the hips or the entire body, commonly causing a push and or slice MORE

Sarbanes-Oxley Act Of 2002

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Sarbanes-Oxley Act Of 2002: The Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002 was enacted to increase accountability of corporations to their shareholders in the wake of recent accounting scandals. There are many financial provisions that are not MORE

Black Ice

Science / Weather / Black Ice: Thin, new ice on fresh or salt water that appears dark in color because of its transparency. Also refers to thin, transparent ice on road surfaces. MORE