Quiet Period

Business / Finance / Quiet Period: Time period an issuer is 'in registration' with the SEC and may not promote its forthcoming issue.

Other Words for Period

Period Noun Synonyms: interval, time, term, span, duration, spell, space, stretch, while, patch

Other Words for Quiet

Quiet Adverb Synonyms: silent, soundless, noiseless, hushed, still
Quiet Adjective Synonyms: still, serene, silent, peaceful, unperturbed, calm, tranquil, placid, pacific, smooth, mild, restful, unagitated

Cooling-Off Period

Business / Finance / Cooling-Off Period: To deliberately falsify the financial statements of a company. This is an illegal practice. MORE

Periodontal Disease

Health / Dentistry / Periodontal Disease: The inflammation and infection of gums, ligaments, bone, and other tissues surrounding the teeth. Gingivitis and periodontitis are the two main forms of periodontal disease. Also called gum disease or MORE


Health / Dentistry / Periodontal: Relating to the tissue and bone that supports the tooth (from peri, meaning 'around,' and odont, 'tooth'). MORE


Health / Fitness / Periodization: A method of organizing a strength training workout program into several periods, each lasting about four weeks. Each phase has a different emphasis. MORE


Business / Finance / Periodicity: The level of detail in terms of time at which data is forecast or reported, specified as months, quarters, or years. MORE

Periodontal Pocket

Health / Dentistry / Periodontal Pocket: An abnormal deepening of the gingival crevice. It is caused when disease and infection destroy the ligament that attaches the gum to the tooth and the underlying bone. MORE