Flame Retention Burner

Business / Construction / Flame Retention Burner: An oil burner, designed to hold the flame near the nozzle surface. Generally the most efficient type for residential use.

Other Words for Flame

Flame Adjective Synonyms: fire, blaze, conflagration
Flame Noun Synonyms: boyfriend, girlfriend, lover, heartthrob, sweetheart, beau

Retention Ratio

Business / Accounting / Retention Ratio: The proportion of the profits retained in a business after all the expenses (usually including tax and interest) are taken into account. The algorithm is retained profits divided by profits available MORE

Retention Rate

Business / Finance / Retention Rate: The percentage of present earnings held back or retained by a corporation, or one minus the dividend payout rate. Also called the retention ratio. MORE

Retention Bonus

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Retention Bonus: An incentive payment used to entice employees from leaving the organization. Typically employees are asked to sign an agreement stating they will remain employed for a specific duration or until the c MORE


Business / Finance / Retention: The number of units allocated to an underwriting syndicate member less the units held back by the syndicate manager for facilitating institutional sales and for allocation to nonmember firms. MORE


Business / Construction / Retentions: Amounts withheld from progress billings until final and satisfactory project completion. MORE


Technology / Motorcycle / Riceburner: A Riceburner is a Japanese motorcycle. The term tends to be used by riders of American made motorcycles. MORE