Brokered CD

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.

ICD-10

Science / Psychiatry / ICD-10: tenth revision of the International Classification of Diseases published by the World Health Organization, Geneva (1992) MORE

Extended Binary Coded Decimal Interchange Code (EBCDIC)

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

Euro Cds

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

Jumbo CD

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

Lcd

Technology / Home Audio / Lcd: Liquid Crystal Display. Probably the most common way of showing visual information on non-computer electronic equipment. MORE

Liquid Crystal Display (LCD)

Technology / Computers / Liquid Crystal Display (LCD): A type of display used in digital watches and many portable computers. LCD displays utilize two sheets of polarizing material with a liquid crystal solution between them. An electric current passed th MORE

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