Cyclonic Ring

Science / Tides and Currents / Cyclonic Ring: A meander breaking off from the main oceanic current and spinning in a counter-clockwise direction in the northern hemisphere (clockwise in southern).

Other Words for Ring

Ring Noun Synonyms: loop, hoop, band, circle, ringlet, circlet, annulus, grommet, eyelet, quoit, noose, cincture, belt, girdle, cestus or cestos, border, halo, aureole, nimbus, corona, cuff, collar, necklace, neckband, bandeau, fillet, bracelet, armlet, torque or torc, crown
Ring Verb Synonyms: ringing, peal, pealing, chime, chiming, toll, tolling, tintinnabulation, knell, sounding, resonating, echo, echoing, re-echo, re-echoing, reverberation, reverberating, clang, clanging, jangle, jangling, tinkle, tinkling, clink, clinking, jingle, jingling,
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Public Offering

Business / Finance / Public Offering: Used in the context of general equities. Offering to the investment public, after compliance with registration requirements of the SEC, usually by an investment banker or a syndicate made up of severa MORE

Profit-Sharing Plan

Business / Finance / Profit-Sharing Plan: An incentive system providing that employees share in company profits through a cash fund or a deferred plan used to buy stock or bonds. MORE

Profit Sharing Plan

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Profit Sharing Plan: A qualified retirement plan established and maintained by an employer which enables employees and their beneficiaries to participate in the profits of the employer's business. MORE

Public Offering Price

Business / Finance / Public Offering Price: The price of a new issue of securities at the time that the issue is offered to the public. MORE

Public-Safety Answering Point (PSAP)

Technology / Cell Phones / Public-Safety Answering Point (PSAP): The dispatch office that receives 911 calls from the public. A PSAP may be local fire or police department, an ambulance service or a regional office covering all services. MORE

Red Herring

Business / Finance / Red Herring: A preliminary prospectus providing information required by the SEC. It excludes the offering price and the coupon of the new issue. MORE

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