National Origin

Business / Human Resources (HR) / National Origin: The country--including those that no longer exist--of one's birth or of one's ancestors' birth. 'National origin' and 'ethnicity' often are used interchangeably, although 'ethnic group' can refer to religion or color, as well as country of one's ancestry.

Other Words for National

National Noun Synonyms: nationalistic, nationalist, patriotic, jingoistic, chauvinistic
National Adjective Synonyms: nationwide, country-wide, state, governmental, civil, public, popular, federal
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Other Words for Origin

Origin Noun Synonyms: source, derivation, rise, fountain-head, foundation, basis, base, well-spring, fount, provenance, provenience
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National Market System (NMS)

Business / Finance / National Market System (NMS): Refers to over-the-counter trading. System of trading OTC stocks under the sponsorship of the NASD. Must meet certain criteria for size, profitability and trading activity. More comprehensive informat MORE

National Market Advisory Board

Business / Finance / National Market Advisory Board: Group that advises the SEC on establishing a national exchange market system, which is a highly automated, continuous national exchange, but that preserves the regional exchanges. MORE

National Meteorological Center (NMC)

Science / Weather / National Meteorological Center (NMC): Now incorporated into the National Centers for Environmental Prediction, it was the division of the National Weather Service that produced, processed, handled, and distributed meteorological and ocean MORE

National Milk Laboratory Certification Program

Business / Agriculture / National Milk Laboratory Certification Program: Under a Memorandum of Understanding with the National Conference on Interstate Milk Shipments, the Food and Drug Administration conducts a national certification program for state centralized laborato MORE

National Natural Resources Conservation Foundation (NNRCF)

Business / Agriculture / National Natural Resources Conservation Foundation (NNRCF): A nonprofit private organization established by the FAIR Act of 1996 to promote and fund innovative solutions to conservation problems through effective partnerships. The Foundation can accept gifts a MORE

National Market

Business / Finance / National Market: Related: Internal market MORE

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