Diamonds

Business / Finance / Diamonds: A term used to describe the practice of cold calling, but which has negative implications as it is frequently applied to salespeople selling speculative or fraudulent investments.

Unit Investment Trust (UIT)

Business / Taxes / Unit Investment Trust (UIT): A UIT may be a fixed portfolio of bonds with specific maturity dates, a portfolio of income-producing stocks, or a portfolio of all of the securities included in a particular index. Examples of the la MORE

Flow Chart

Technology / Computers / Flow Chart: A graphical representation of planned activities, operations or tasks. Usually, flow charts are used to show the progress of a certain activity. They can also be used to show the variance between spec MORE

Carbon (C)

Science / Periodic Table of Elements / Carbon (C): Atomic number: 6, Atomic mass: 12.011 g.mol -1, Electronegativity: 2.5, Density: 2.2 g.cm-3 at 20°C, Melting point: 3652 °C, Boiling point: 4827 °C, Vanderwaals radius: 0.091 nm, Ionic radius: 0.26 MORE

Abrasive

Science / Chemistry / Abrasive: A very hard, brittle, heat-resistant substance that is used to grind the edges or rough surfaces of an object. boron carbide, diamond, and corundum are abrasives. MORE

Placer Deposit

Science / Geology / Placer Deposit: A mass of stream sediment that contains an economically significant concentration of mineral particles. This accumulation of mineral particles is a result of their being of high specific gravity or re MORE

Diff

Business / Finance / Diff: Units of interest in the diamonds trust, a unit investment trust that serves as an index to the Dow Jones Industrial Average in that its holdings consist of the 30 component stocks of the Dow. MORE

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