Tubal Ligation

Science / Biology / Tubal Ligation: A contraceptive procedure in women in which the oviducts are cut, preventing the ova from reaching the uterus.

Obligation

Business / Finance / Obligation: A legal responsibility, such as to repay a debt. MORE

Moral Obligation Bond

Business / Finance / Moral Obligation Bond: A tax-exempt bond issued by a municipality or a state financial intermediary that is backed by the moral, but not legal, obligation of a state government to appropriate funds in case of default. MORE

Obligation Bond

Business / Debt / Obligation Bond: Mortgage bond whose face value exceeds the value of the underlying property, and for which a personal obligation is created to compensate the lender for any costs that may exceed the value of the mort MORE

Projected Benefit Obligation (PBO)

Business / Finance / Projected Benefit Obligation (PBO): A measure of a pension plan's liability at the calculation date assuming that the plan is ongoing and will not terminate in the foreseeable future. Related: Accumulated benefit obligation. MORE

Tubal Pregnancy

Science / Biology / Tubal Pregnancy: Occurs when the morula remains in the oviduct and does not descend into the uterus. MORE

Tubal Ligation

Science / Biology / Tubal Ligation: A contraceptive procedure in women in which the oviducts are cut, preventing the ova from reaching the uterus. MORE

Links
Home
Glossary
Thesaurus