Lead

Business / Real Estate / Lead: Lead is an element that was once used as a pigment and drying agent in paint. An elevated level of lead in the body can cause serious damage to the brain, nervous system, kidneys and red blood cells. The degree of harm is related to the amount of exposure and the age at which a person is exposed. The Federal government estimates that lead is present in about 75 percent of all private homes in the United States built before 1978.

Other Words for Lead

Lead Verb Synonyms: come or be or go first, excel, surpass, exceed, precede, be ahead (of), outstrip, distance, outrun, outdo
Lead Noun Synonyms: direction, guidance, leadership, precedent, example, model, exemplar, pattern, standard
Lead Adjective Synonyms: conduct, escort,her, guide, show the way, pilot, steer
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Transformational Leadership

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Transformational Leadership: A systematic form of leadership focusing on change and innovation. According to Bernard Bass, it is a form of leadership occurring when leaders "broaden and elevate the interests of their employees, w MORE

Leading Shoe

Technology / Motorcycle / Leading Shoe: A type of drum brake mechanism. The "leading" brake shoe is applied in the direction of the drum rotation. This can either be a single leading shoe or a double (twin) leading shoe design and refers to MORE

Lead (Pb)

Science / Periodic Table of Elements / Lead (Pb): Atomic number: 82, Atomic mass: 207.2 g.mol -1, Electronegativity: 1.8, Density: 11.34 g.cm-3 at 20°C, Melting point: 327 °C, Boiling point: 1755 °C, Vanderwaals radius: 0.154 nm, Ionic radius: 0.1 MORE

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