Arbor

Business / Machine Shop / Arbor: A shaft or spindle for holding cutting tools: most usually on a milling machine.

Arbor Day

Life Style / Holiday / Arbor Day: The Latin word arbor means tree. J. Stanley Morton, in the 19th century in Nebraska came up with the idea of planting trees as a way to celebrate spring growth in his nearly treeless state. Morton pro MORE

Safe Harbor

Business / Finance / Safe Harbor: Often used in risk arbitrage as a form of shark repellent. A target company acquires a business so onerously regulated that it makes the target less attractive, giving it, in effect, a safe harbor. MORE

Safe Harbor Lease

Business / Finance / Safe Harbor Lease: A lease to transfer tax benefits of ownership (depreciation and debt tax shield) from the lessee, if the lessee could not use them, to a lessor that could use them. MORE

Safe Harbor Regulations

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Safe Harbor Regulations: Guidelines regulated by the Department of Labor, which, when fully complied with, may reduce or limit the liability of a plan fiduciary. MORE

Arbor Press

Business / Machine Shop / Arbor Press: A hand-operated machine tool designed for applying high pressure for the purpose of pressing together or removing parts. MORE

Harbor Pilot

Life Style / Travel / Harbor Pilot: See 'pilot.' MORE

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