On Center (OC)

Business / Construction / On Center (OC): The measurement of spacing for studs, rafters, and joists in a building from the center of one member to the center of the next.

One-Factor APT

Business / Finance / One-Factor APT: A special case of the arbitrage pricing theory that is derived from the one-factor model by using diversification and arbitrage. It shows that the expected return on any risky asset is a linear functi MORE

One-Hundred-Percent Commission Plan

Business / Real Estate / One-Hundred-Percent Commission Plan: Some firms have adopted a 100 percent commission plan. Salespersons in these offices pay a monthly service charge to their brokers to cover the costs of office space, telephones and supervision in ret MORE

One-Decision Stock

Business / Finance / One-Decision Stock: A quality stock that is not actively traded, but rather held for its growth potential. MORE

One Way Ticket

Life Style / Travel / One Way Ticket: A flight that starts from the location a to the location b, without returning. MORE

One Timer

Entertainment / Ice Hockey / One Timer: The act of shooting the puck directly off a pass. The offensive player takes his backswing while the puck is on its way to him and tries to time his swing with the arrival of the puck. MORE

One-Man Advantage

Entertainment / Ice Hockey / One-Man Advantage: When one team is penalized, and one of its players sent to the penalty box, the second team maintains a man advantage for the duration of the penalty (major penalty) or until a goal is scored (minor p MORE

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