Second Law Of Thermodynamics (Entropy)

Science / Biology / Second Law Of Thermodynamics (Entropy): The energy available after a chemical reaction is less than that at the beginning of a reaction; energy conversions are not 100% efficient.

Other Words for Law

Law Noun Synonyms: principle, proposition, theory, theorem, formula, axiom, deduction, corollary, postulate, conclusion, inference
Law Verb Synonyms: rule, regulation, ordinance, statute, act, enactment, by-law, measure, edict, decree, order, directive, injunction, command, commandment, canon, mandate, ukase
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Other Words for Second

Second Noun Synonyms: alternate, other
Second Adjective Synonyms: subsequent, following, next
Second Verb Synonyms: moment, instant, flash, minute, twinkling or wink or bat (of an eye), split second, sec, jiffy, two shakes (of a lamb's tail), tick, half a mo
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Present Value Of $1

Business / Accounting / Present Value Of $1: The value today of $1 to be received or paid at some future date given a specified interest rate. MORE

Premium (In Excess Of Par)

Business / Real Estate / Premium (In Excess Of Par): A price paid for a security in excess of its face value. MORE

Pregnancy Discrimination Act (PDA) Of 1978

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Pregnancy Discrimination Act (PDA) Of 1978: An amendment to Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 prohibiting discrimination on the basis of pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions, requiring pregnancy or related conditions to b MORE

Precession Of The Equinoxes

Science / Astrology / Precession Of The Equinoxes: The gradual westward shift (about 50' each year) of the equinoctial points along the ecliptic due to the ecliptic due to the rotational movement of the poles of Earth's axis. This phenomena creates an MORE

Present Value Of An Annuity

Business / Accounting / Present Value Of An Annuity: The value today of a series of equally spaced, equal-amount payments to be made or received in the future given a specified interest rate. MORE

Present Value Of Growth Opportunities

Business / Finance / Present Value Of Growth Opportunities: Net present value (NPV) of investments the firm is expected to make in the future. MORE

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