Business / Finance / PITI: Stands for principal, interest, taxes, and insurance, the four main parts of monthly mortgage obligations.

Repitition Maximum (Rm)

Health / Fitness / Repitition Maximum (Rm): This is the maximum number of repetitions per set that can be performed at a given resistance with proper lifting technique. Thus, a set at a certain RM implies the set is performed to momentary volun MORE


Health / Dentistry / Pulpitis: An often painful inflammation of the dental pulp or nerve. MORE

Tropics or Tropical

Science / Weather / Tropics or Tropical: The region of the earth located between the Tropic of Cancer, at 23.5 degrees North latitude, and the Tropic of Capricorn, at 23.5 degrees South latitude. It encompasses the equatorial region, an area MORE

Back-End Ratio

Business / Real Estate / Back-End Ratio: The ratio of monthly housing costs (PITI) plus long-term debt service to total monthly income. MORE

Front-End Ratio

Business / Real Estate / Front-End Ratio: The ratio of monthly housing cost (PITI) to gross monthly income. MORE