Core Competence

Business / Finance / Core Competence: The capital required of a thrift institution, which must be at least 2% of assets to meet the rules of the Federal Home Loan Bank.

Other Words for Core

Core Adjective Synonyms: centre, heart, middle, nucleus, inside(s)
Core Noun Synonyms: essence, marrow, heart, pith, gist, quintessence, sum and substance

Honor Score

Entertainment / Bowling / Honor Score: A score deemed worthy of an award by the governing bodies of ten pin bowling. The ultimate honor scores would be a 300 game and 900 series. MORE

Hers Score

Business / Real Estate / Hers Score: A number between 0-100 that is used to designate the energy efficiency of a home compared to guidelines established by the Home Energy Rating System Council. The higher the score (number), the greater MORE

Landing Page Quality Scores

Business / Search Engine Optimization (SEO) / Landing Page Quality Scores: A measure used by Google to help filter noisy ads out of their AdWords program. When Google AdWords launched affiliates and arbitrage players made up a large portion of their ad market, but as more ma MORE

Logarithm of the Odd (LOD) Score

Science / Genetics / Logarithm of the Odd (LOD) Score: A measure of the likelihood of two loci being within a measurable distance of each other. MORE

Noble Gas Core

Science / Chemistry / Noble Gas Core: All completely filled shells underneath the valence shell. MORE


Entertainment / Video Games / Hardcore: Term used to describe the level of engagement or fandom with a game, or genre of games. 'Hardcore gamers' are people that identify themselves as being particularly passionate about playing games. This MORE