Business / Finance / Dilution: Designation on securities exchange tape meaning that because the tape has been delayed, some digits have been dropped (e.g., 26 1/2 becomes 6 1/2).

Dilution Protection

Business / Finance / Dilution Protection: Diminution in the proportion of income to which each share is entitled. MORE

Claim Dilution

Business / Finance / Claim Dilution: Certificateless municipals that can be registered on stock exchanges and are listed in newspapers. MORE

Dilutive Effect

Business / Finance / Dilutive Effect: Standard provision that changes the conversion ratio in the case of a stock dividend or extraordinary distribution to avoid dilution of a convertible bondholder's potential equity position. Adjustment MORE


Health / Disease / Amplification: Adding a species to a community increases the total abundance of hosts for a pathogen, increasing the disease risk to the target host.cf dilution MORE