Business / Finance / Brokered CD: A certificate of deposit issued by a bank or thrift institution bought by a brokerage firm in bulk for the purpose of reselling to brokerage customers. A broker CD features a higher interest rate, usually 1% higher, and is FDIC insured and do not usually have commissions.
Science / Psychiatry / ICD-10: tenth revision of the International Classification of Diseases published by the World Health Organization, Geneva (1992) MORE
Technology / Computers / Extended Binary Coded Decimal Interchange Code (EBCDIC): It is also called the Extended ASCII Code. This is a common asynchronous code used by IBM. It is pronounced 'ehb-suh-dik'. Many corporation that have legacy applications and databases in IBM's OS/390 MORE
Business / Finance / Euro Cds: Originally for a deposit outside one's home country but in the home country currency. This terminology is confusing now since the new European currency unit, also called the Euro, was introduced on Ja MORE
Business / Taxes / Jumbo CD: Jumbo CDs are large-denomination certificates of deposit with balances of at least $100,000, and sometimes $1 million or more. They tend to pay higher rates than smaller CDs and are purchased primaril MORE
Technology / Home Audio / Lcd: Liquid Crystal Display. Probably the most common way of showing visual information on non-computer electronic equipment. MORE