Business / Internet Marketing / Bot: Abbreviation for robot (also called a spider). It refers to software programs that scan the web. Bots vary in purpose from indexing web pages for search engines to harvesting e-mail addresses for spammers

Bottom Fishing

Business / Taxes / Bottom Fishing: Investors using a bottom-fishing strategy look for stocks that they consider undervalued because the prices are low. The logic of bottom fishing is that stock prices sometimes fall further than a comp MORE

Botrytis Cinerea

Life Style / Wine / Botrytis Cinerea: A mold that attacks certain grapes, producing honeyed sweet wines like Sauternes and late-harvest Rieslings. MORE


Life Style / Wine / Bottle: A bottle is a small container with a neck that is narrower than the body and a "mouth." Modern wine bottles are nearly always made of glass because it is nonporous, strong, and aesthetically pleasing. MORE

Bottom Out

Technology / Motorcycle / Bottom Out: When the suspension runs out of travel and bumps against its internal stops. "My rear suspension bottomed out over the big bump after turn five." MORE

Bottom chord

Business / Construction / Bottom chord : The lower or bottom horizontal member of a truss. MORE

Bottom Fisher

Business / Finance / Bottom Fisher: An investor seeking stocks that have fallen to prices at or near their bottom, which he or she believes will trend up in the future. MORE