Business / Finance / LIFO: See last in, first out.

Last In, First Out (LIFO)

Business / Finance / Last In, First Out (LIFO): A method of inventory valuation whereby the goods most recently purchased or manufactured are considered the first ones sold. In periods of rising prices, the LIFO method shows a lower profit than the MORE

Californium (Cf)

Science / Periodic Table of Elements / Californium (Cf): Atomic number: 98, Atomic mass: (251) g.mol -1, Electronegativity accordin to Pauling: unknown, Density: unknown, Melting point: unknown, Boiling point: unknown, Vanderwaals radius: unknown, Ionic rad MORE

Coliform Index

Business / Agriculture / Coliform Index: A rating of the purity of water based on a count of fecal coliform bacteria. The presence of fecal coliform bacteria, which are harmless bacteria that live in the intestines of humans and other verteb MORE

California Housing Financial Discrimination Act Of 1977

Business / Real Estate / California Housing Financial Discrimination Act Of 1977: Also known as the Holden Act. A California act prohibiting discrimination by a lender for any reason unrelated to the creditworthiness of the loan applicant. MORE

California Current

Science / Tides and Currents / California Current: A North Pacific Ocean current setting southeastward along the west coast of the United States and Baja California. MORE

California Environmental Quality Act

Business / Real Estate / California Environmental Quality Act: The Act allows local governments to require environmental impact reports for private or government projects that may have a significant impact on the environment. MORE