Macaroni Defense

Business / Finance / Macaroni Defense: A tactic used by a corporation that is the target of a hostile takeover bid involving the issue of a large number of bonds that must be redeemed at a higher value if the company is taken over.

Other Words for Defense

Defense Noun Synonyms: shelter, protection, cover, guard, safeguard, shield
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Nickel Defense

Entertainment / Football / Nickel Defense: When a defense brings in a 5th defensive back to replace a linebacker on the field, increasing its pass coverage. MORE

Prevent Defense

Entertainment / Football / Prevent Defense: A defensive strategy that utilizes deep zone coverage in order to prevent a big pass play from happening down field, usually at the expense of giving up yards at shorter distances. Often used against MORE

Man-To-Man Defense

Entertainment / Basketball / Man-To-Man Defense: The defense mandatory in the NBA, where each defensive player is responsible for guarding one opponent. MORE

Macaronic Verse

Life Style / Poetry / Macaronic Verse: Poems that consist of expressions in more than one language. John skelton wrote several poems in this manner. MORE

Macaroni Defense

Business / Finance / Macaroni Defense: A tactic used by a corporation that is the target of a hostile takeover bid involving the issue of a large number of bonds that must be redeemed at a higher value if the company is taken over. MORE

Macaronic Text

Entertainment / Literature / Macaronic Text: Any medieval or modern manuscript written in a jumble of several languages--say a mixture of Latin and French or Latin and German--is said to be macaronic. The mixture might involve bilingual vocabula MORE

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