Geographical Differential

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Geographical Differential: The variance in pay established for same or comparable jobs based on variations in labor and costs of living among other geographic regions.

Low Voltage Differential (LVD)

Technology / Computers / Low Voltage Differential (LVD): A differential logic scheme using lower voltage levels than HVD. MORE

Longitude, Geographical Or Terrestrial

Science / Astrology / Longitude, Geographical Or Terrestrial: The distance in arc a given point on Earth lies east or west of the prime meridian, which passes through Greenwich, England (0° longitude). Geographical longitude is measured from 0° to 180°. See a MORE

Geographical Differential

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Geographical Differential: The variance in pay established for same or comparable jobs based on variations in labor and costs of living among other geographic regions. MORE

Geographical Dialect

Entertainment / Literature / Geographical Dialect: (also called a regional dialect) A dialect that appears primarily in a geographic area, as opposed to a dialect that appears primarily in an ethnic group or social caste. MORE

Ocean Freight Differential (Under P.L. 480)

Business / Agriculture / Ocean Freight Differential (Under P.L. 480): The difference between the cost of P.L. 480 shipments that are required to be carried on U.S. flag vessels compared to the cost that would have been incurred had they been carried on lower cost foreig MORE

Shift Differential

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Shift Differential: Additional compensation, usually expressed as cents per hour, paid as an incentive for employees to accept working a less-then-desirable work shift (i.e., 2 nd or 3 rd shift). MORE

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