Cytoxic T Cells

Science / Biology / Cytoxic T Cells: T cells that destroy body cells infected by viruses or bacteria; also attack bacteria, fungi, parasites, and cancer cells and will kill cells of transplanted organs if they are recognized as foreign; also known as killer T cells.

Position Limits

Business / Finance / Position Limits: Applies to derivative products. Maximum position available in any one future or option contract for a given institution. For 'bona fide' futures hedgers, there are no position limits. MORE

Position Diagram

Business / Finance / Position Diagram: Diagram showing the possible payoffs from a derivative investment. MORE

Position Control

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Position Control: A workforce planning tool that imposes certain rules or restrictions on the creation, and filling of positions as a means to manage and control the costs associated with any given position within the MORE

Position Building

Business / Finance / Position Building: Buying shares to build up a long position or selling shares to create a short position in a particular security or group of securities. MORE

Position Of Equilibrium

Science / Chemistry / Position Of Equilibrium: When a reaction's equilibrium 'lies to the right', the concentrations of products will be greater than the concentrations of reactants when equilibrium is established. Conversely, an equilibrium that MORE

Position Round

Entertainment / Bowling / Position Round: In competition, league or tournaments, in which part of the competition is match play, it is when teams or individuals play each other based upon their standing; i.e., position 1 plays 2; 3 plays 4; e MORE

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