Earned Income Credit

Business / Finance / Earned Income Credit: The annual rate, as a % of equity, at which retained earnings, after dividend payout, are added to equity capital at the beginning of the year.

Other Words for Credit

Credit Noun Synonyms: belief, faith, trust, credence
Credit Verb Synonyms: ascribe, acknowledge, attribute, assign, impute
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Other Words for Income

Income Adjective Synonyms: return, revenue(s), receipts, proceeds, profit(s), gain(s), takings
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Investment Tax Credit

Business / Finance / Investment Tax Credit: Proportion of new capital investment that could be used to reduce a company's tax bill (abolished in 1986). MORE

Investment Income

Business / Finance / Investment Income: The revenue from a portfolio of invested assets. MORE

Joint Commission On Accreditation Of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO)

Health / Dentistry / Joint Commission On Accreditation Of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO): The JCAHO is an independent, not-for-profit organization whose mission is to improve the quality of care provided to the public through the provision of health care accreditation and related services MORE

Learned Helplessness

Science / Psychiatry / Learned Helplessness: A condition in which a person attempts to establish and maintain contact with another by adopting a helpless, powerless stance. MORE

Letter Of Credit (LOC)

Business / Finance / Letter Of Credit (LOC): A form of guarantee of payment issued by a bank on behalf of a borrower that assures the payment of interest and repayment of principal on bond issues. MORE

Learned Word

Entertainment / Literature / Learned Word: (Note how the word learned is pronounced as two syllables in this phrase) A word--often technical in nature--used primarily in bookish contexts such as scientific or scholarly discussion rather than i MORE

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