European Currency Unit (ECU)

Business / Finance / European Currency Unit (ECU): Bank created to monitor the monetary policy of the 11 countries that have converted to the Euro from their local currencies. The 11 countries are: Austria, Belgium, Finland, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, Portugal, and Spain.

Other Words for Unit

Unit Noun Synonyms: element, component, entity, part, item, constituent, piece, portion, segment, section, module
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Organizational Unit

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Organizational Unit: An organizational unit is any component that is part of the contractor's corporate structure. In a more traditional organization, it might be a department, division, section, branch or group. In a les MORE

Par Value Of Currency

Business / Finance / Par Value Of Currency: The official exchange rate between two countries' currencies. MORE

Personal Responsibility and Work Opportunity Reconciliation Act Of 1996

Business / Agriculture / Personal Responsibility and Work Opportunity Reconciliation Act Of 1996: P.L. 104-193 (September 22, 1996) was labeled as a major 'welfare reform' initiative. In addition to provisions making major changes to federal cash welfare, medicaid, work, and child care development MORE

Pioneer Community

Science / Biology / Pioneer Community: The initial community of colonizing species. MORE

Organic Unity

Entertainment / Literature / Organic Unity: An idea common to Romantic poetry and influential up through the time of the New Critics in the twentieth century, the theory of organic unity suggests all elements of a good literary work are interde MORE

Opportunity Set

Business / Finance / Opportunity Set: The possible expected return and standard deviation pairs of all portfolios that can be constructed from a given set of assets. MORE

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