Disabled Veteran

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Disabled Veteran: A person whose discharge or release from active duty was for a disability incurred or aggravated in the line of duty and who is entitled to a 30 percent or more disability payment under the regulations of the Office of Veteran's Affairs.

Other Words for Disabled

Disabled Noun Synonyms: incapacitated, crippled, lame, damaged, ruined, impaired, harmed, non-functioning, inoperative, scuppered

Other Words for Veteran

Veteran Noun Synonyms: old hand, past master, old-timer, trouper, warhorse

Veterans Employment Opportunities Act

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Veterans Employment Opportunities Act: This statute extended the affirmative action and reporting responsibilities of federal contractors and subcontractors, which previously protected veterans of the Vietnam era and special disabled veter MORE

Vietnam Era Veterans Readjustment Assistance Act Of 1974 (VERA)

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Vietnam Era Veterans Readjustment Assistance Act Of 1974 (VERA): Federal law requiring federal contractors or subcontractors with contracts of $10,000 or more to take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment disabled veterans or those who served durin MORE

Qualified Special Disabled Veteran

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Qualified Special Disabled Veteran: A special disabled veteran who satisfies the requisite skill, experience, education and other job-related requirements of the employment position such veteran holds or desires and who, with or without MORE

Veterans Benefit Improvement Act Of 2004

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Veterans Benefit Improvement Act Of 2004: An act signed into law by President Bush on December 10, 2004 that amended portions of the Uniformed Services Employment and Reemployment Rights Act (USERRA), imparting certain reemployment and benefi MORE

Veterans Day

Life Style / Holiday / Veterans Day: All Buddhists, no matter the country, celebrate three main events in the life of Buddha: his birth, enlightenment and paranirvana. Many celebrate all three as one event. Usually on the day of the four MORE

Veterans Exemption

Business / Real Estate / Veterans Exemption: California war veterans may receive a $4,000 exemption on the full cash value of their homes. MORE