Second Pass Regression

Business / Finance / Second Pass Regression: A cross-sectional regression of portfolio returns on betas. The estimated slope is the measurement of the reward for bearing systematic risk during the period analyzed.

Other Words for Pass

Pass Adjective Synonyms: proceed, move (onwards), go (ahead), progress, extend, lie, run, flow, fly, roll, course, stream, drift, sweep
Pass Noun Synonyms: free pass, complimentary ticket, twofer, Annie Oakley
Pass Verb Synonyms: evacuate, void, eliminate, excrete, defecate, urinate

Other Words for Second

Second Verb Synonyms: moment, instant, flash, minute, twinkling or wink or bat (of an eye), split second, sec, jiffy, two shakes (of a lamb's tail), tick, half a mo
Second Noun Synonyms: alternate, other
Second Adjective Synonyms: subsequent, following, next


Science / Chemistry / Second: The second (s) is the base unit of time in the SI system of units, defined as the duration of 9,192,631,770 cycles of the radiation associated with a certain color of light emitted by the cesium atom. MORE

Screen Pass

Entertainment / Football / Screen Pass: A short forward pass to a receiver who has blockers in front of him. The receiver in this play is usually a running back, although wide receiver and tight end screens are also used. Although they are MORE

Second Arrow

Entertainment / Bowling / Second Arrow: Either the actual second arrow from the gutter (also the tenth board), or, the description of the line a player is throwing; i.e., She is playing the second arrow. MORE

Second House

Science / Astrology / Second House: Also known as the House of Possessions. It describes your material assets, monetary income and the potential ways it may be earned. It also indicates what you value throughout life. MORE

Second Language

Entertainment / Literature / Second Language: In addition to a first language (i.e., a native language), a second language is any language used frequently for communication, trade, diplomacy, scholarship, or other important purposes. MORE

Second Ionization Energy

Science / Chemistry / Second Ionization Energy: The energy needed to remove an electron from an isolated +1 ion. The third ionization energy would be the energy required to remove an electron from an isolated +2 ion, and so on. MORE