Reference Checking

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Reference Checking: The process of verifying information supplied by applicants on an application or resume.

Other Words for Reference

Reference Verb Synonyms: allusion, mention, remark, referral, direction, indication, specification, naming, quotation, citation, note, notation, notification, hint, intimation, innuendo, insinuation
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National Spatial Reference System (NSRS)

Science / Tides and Currents / National Spatial Reference System (NSRS): A consistent national coordinate system that defines latitude, longitude, height, scale, gravity, and orientation through out the nation, and how these values change with time. The NSRS is developed a MORE

OSI Reference Model

Technology / Computers / OSI Reference Model: (Open Systems Interconnect) A network communications software standard that consists of a seven layer structure of specified protocol and services. MORE

Poke Checking

Entertainment / Ice Hockey / Poke Checking: Using the stick to poke the puck away from an opponent. MORE

Preference

Business / Finance / Preference: Refers to over-the-counter trading. Selection of a dealer to handle a trade despite the dealer's market not being the best available. Often the 'preferenced dealer' will then move his market in line. MORE

Liquidity Preference Hypothesis

Business / Finance / Liquidity Preference Hypothesis: The argument that greater liquidity is valuable, all else equal. Also, the theory that the forward rate exceeds expected future interest rates. MORE

Job Reference Immunity Statutes

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Job Reference Immunity Statutes: Laws enacted in several states meant to provide employers with protection from liability when disclosing information regarding current or former employees. Typically for an employer to be immune from MORE

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