Umbilical Cord

Science / Biology / Umbilical Cord: The structure that connects the placenta and the embryo; contains the umbilical arteries and the umbilical vein.

Other Words for Cord

Cord Verb Synonyms: string, line, twine, rope

Record Date

Business / Finance / Record Date: (1) Date by which a shareholder must officially own shares in order to be entitled to a dividend. For example, a firm might declare a dividend on Nov. 1, payable Dec. 1 to holders of record Nov. 15. O MORE

Public Records

Business / Real Estate / Public Records: Records which by law give constructive notice of matters relating to property. MORE

Record Locator

Life Style / Travel / Record Locator: A specific number assigned to a reservation by an air carrier that is used to locate the passengers information. This number is usually a random number that never repeats this way they can be sure to MORE

Recordable Illness-Injury

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Recordable Illness-Injury: All occupational injuries and illnesses that require more than basic first aid treatment, or deaths that occurred in the workplace. MORE


Entertainment / Music / Recorder: End-blown woodwind instrument with a whistle mouthpiece, generally associated with early music. MORE

Pesticide Recordkeeping Program (PRP)

Business / Agriculture / Pesticide Recordkeeping Program (PRP): Authorized by the FACT Act of 1990, the program requires that private pesticide applicators keep records of the pesticides they use in agricultural production and that the records be surveyed to provi MORE