Front

Science / Marine Biology / Front: A major discontinuity separating ocean currents and water masses in any combination

Other Words for Front

Front Adjective Synonyms: frontage, forefront
Front Noun Synonyms: beginning, head, fore, vanguard, forefront, van
Front Verb Synonyms: face, facade, facing, fore-part, anterior, obverse
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Occluded Front

Science / Weather / Occluded Front: Also known as an occlusion, it is a complex front formed when a cold front overtakes a warm front. It develops when three thermally different air masses conflict. The type of frontal boundary they cre MORE

Frontal Passage

Science / Weather / Frontal Passage: It is the passage of a front over a specific point on the surface. It is reflected by the change in dew point and temperature, the shift in wind direction, and the change in atmospheric pressure. Acco MORE

Front Footage

Business / Real Estate / Front Footage: The measurement of a parcel of land by the number of feet of street or road frontage. MORE

Frontrunning

Business / Taxes / Frontrunning: If you trade stock or other investments because you know that an upcoming transaction by a third party is likely to affect the market price of the investment, you're frontrunning. Because frontrunning MORE

Frontogenesis

Science / Weather / Frontogenesis: The birth or creation of a front. This occurs when two adjacent air masses exhibiting different densities and temperatures are brought together by prevailing winds, creating a front. It could happen w MORE

Front-End Load

Business / Finance / Front-End Load: Entering into options or futures contracts with advance knowledge of a block transaction that will influence the price of the underlying security to capitalize on the trade. This practice is expressly MORE

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