Rete Mirabile

Science / Marine Biology / Rete Mirabile: A countercurrent exchange structure of capillaries that allows gas uptake in a fish swim bladder

Retention

Business / Finance / Retention: The number of units allocated to an underwriting syndicate member less the units held back by the syndicate manager for facilitating institutional sales and for allocation to nonmember firms. MORE

Retention Bonus

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Retention Bonus: An incentive payment used to entice employees from leaving the organization. Typically employees are asked to sign an agreement stating they will remain employed for a specific duration or until the c MORE

Rete Mirabile

Science / Marine Biology / Rete Mirabile: A countercurrent exchange structure of capillaries that allows gas uptake in a fish swim bladder MORE

Ready Mixed Concrete

Business / Construction / Ready Mixed Concrete: Concrete mixed at a plant or in trucks en route to a job and delivered ready for placement. MORE

Flame Retention Burner

Business / Construction / Flame Retention Burner: An oil burner, designed to hold the flame near the nozzle surface. Generally the most efficient type for residential use. MORE

Negligent Retention

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Negligent Retention: The act of failing to take appropriate disciplinary action (i.e., termination) against an employee the employer knew or should have known was unsuitable. MORE

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