Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB)

Business / Finance / Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB): A company whose business and primary function is to make loans to individuals, while not receiving deposits like a bank.

Other Words for Board

Board Noun Synonyms: plank, scantling, timber
Board Verb Synonyms: go aboard, ship aboard, enter, embark on
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Other Words for Financial

Financial Noun Synonyms: monetary, pecuniary, fiscal, economic
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Gyp Board

Business / Construction / Gyp Board: Drywall. Wall board or gypsum. A panel (normally 4' X 8', 10', 12', or 16')made with a core of Gypsum (chalk-like) rock, which covers interior walls and ceilings. MORE

Gray Board

Entertainment / Bowling / Gray Board: The gutter. Many centers have their gutters painted gray; hitting the gray board is an attempt at humor to tell someone that the shot went in the gutter. MORE

Hardboard

Life Style / Painting / Hardboard: (also termed: Beaverboard, Masonite, Upson board) These boards are made from wood-pulp and/or waste paper. The front presents a smooth hard surface, the back having a textured tooth resembling a rever MORE

High Board

Entertainment / Bowling / High Board: Although lanes are built to certain tolerances, humidity and other factors might cause an individual board to be a hair higher than the others; a ball hitting a high board will tend to stop hooking wh MORE

Horizontal Analysis Of Financial Statements

Business / Accounting / Horizontal Analysis Of Financial Statements: A technique for analyzing the percentage change in individual income statement or balance sheet items from one year to the next. MORE

Grades And Standards

Business / Agriculture / Grades And Standards: The segregation, or classification, of agricultural commodities into groupings that share common characteristics. Grades provide a common 'trading language,' or common reference, so that buyers and se MORE

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