Business / Finance / Distributed: The selling of assets under adverse conditions, e.g., an investor may have to sell securities to cover a margin call.

Distributed Network

Technology / Computers / Distributed Network: A network using multiple locations. This process if very effective when a specific job can be dynamically tackled by each node in the network rather than by using one individual machines processor. MORE

Fully Distributed

Business / Finance / Fully Distributed: Earnings per share expressed as if all outstanding convertible securities and warrants have been exercised. MORE

Fiber Distributed Data Interface (FDDI)

Technology / Computers / Fiber Distributed Data Interface (FDDI): A standard for transmitting data on optical fiber cables at a rate of around 100,000,000 bits-per-second (10 times as fast as Ethernet, about twice as fast as T-3). MORE

When Distributed

Business / Finance / When Distributed: A portfolio that includes a variety of securities so that the weight of any security is small. The risk of a well-diversified portfolio closely approximates the systematic risk of the overall market, 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

Vanadium (V)

Science / Periodic Table of Elements / Vanadium (V): Atomic number: 23, Atomic mass: 50.9414 g.mol -1, Electronegativity: 1.6, Density: 6.1 g.cm-3 at 20°C, Melting point: 1910 °C, Boiling point: 3407 °C, Vanderwaals radius: 0.134 nm, Ionic radius: 0. MORE