Asymmetry

Business / Finance / Asymmetry: A lack of equivalence between two things, such as the unequal tax treatment of interest expense and dividend payments.

Information Asymmetry

Business / Finance / Information Asymmetry: Expenses that cannot be adjusted or eliminated such as car payments or rental payments. Antithesis of flexible expenses. MORE

Differential Reflectivity (ZDR)

Technology / Radar / Differential Reflectivity (ZDR): Ratio between the reflectivity of a horizontal polarised pulse and the reflectivity of a vertical polarised pulse. Zdr depends on the asymmetry of the shape, the orientation and the falling behaviour MORE

Distortion

Technology / Home Audio / Distortion: Any departure from a true and accurate reproduction of the original waveform. It can include Noise, Clipping Distortion, Harmonic, and Intermodulation Distortion. These last two forms are fairly commo MORE

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