Centers Of Influence

Business / Real Estate / Centers Of Influence: Influential people in a community. Real estate agents cultivate relationships with these centers of influence as a method of locating prospects in the community where the person has influence. Also known as bird dogs, indicating that these people point the way to new prospects.

Other Words for Influence

Influence Verb Synonyms: connections, favor, favouritism, pull
Influence Adjective Synonyms: power, pressure, weight, sway, impact, force, effect, leverage, potency, hold, control, mastery, ascendancy, pull, clout
Influence Noun Synonyms: affect, move, change, modify, alter, bias, sway, persuade, induce, work on, impress (upon), play or act upon or on, incline, bring pressure to bear on or upon, move, motivate, manipulate, pressurize, pressure, pull strings or also wires

Plague Of Justinian

Health / Disease / Plague Of Justinian: (541-542) The Plague of Justinian was a pandemic that afflicted the Byzantine Empire, including its capital Constantinople, in the years 541–542 AD. It has been speculated that this pandemic was cau MORE

Place Of Articulation

Entertainment / Literature / Place Of Articulation: The point in the oral cavity where the position of speech organs (lips, teeth, tongue, etc.) Is most important for a particular sound. MORE

Pie Model Of Capital Structure

Business / Finance / Pie Model Of Capital Structure: A model of the debt-equity ratio of the firms, graphically depicted in slices of a pie that represent the value of the firm in the capital markets. MORE

Picked Off

Entertainment / Football / Picked Off: Intercepted. MORE

Plant Variety Protection Act Of 1970

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Plaster Of Paris

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