Edge Waves

Science / Tides and Currents / Edge Waves: Waves moving between zones of high and low breakers along the shoreline. Edge waves contribute to changes in water level along the shore face which helps to control the spacing of rip currents. See long shore current and rip current.

Other Words for Edge

Edge Verb Synonyms: brink, verge, border, side, rim, lip, brim, fringe, margin, boundary, bound, limit, bourn, perimeter, periphery
Edge Noun Synonyms: acuteness, sharpness, keenness
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Neutral Hedge

Business / Finance / Neutral Hedge: Hedge that is expected to yield a dollar-neutral result of the combined position, regardless of price change in any part of the hedge securities. For any convertible trading at a premium, this ratio i MORE

Negative Pledge Clause

Business / Finance / Negative Pledge Clause: A bond covenant that requires the borrower to grant lenders a lien equivalent to any liens that may be granted in the future to any other currently unsecured lenders. MORE

Money Market Hedge

Business / Finance / Money Market Hedge: The use of borrowing and lending transactions in foreign currencies to lock in the home currency value of a foreign currency transaction. MORE

Microwaves

Technology / Cell Phones / Microwaves: A subset of radio waves that have frequencies ranging from around 300 million waves per second (300 MHz) to three billion waves per second (3 GHz). MORE

Nominal Ledger

Business / Accounting / Nominal Ledger: A ledger which holds all the nominal accounts of a business. Where the business uses a subsidiary ledger like the sales ledger to hold customer details, the nominal ledger will usually include a contr MORE

Optical Wedge

Entertainment / Photography / Optical Wedge: Is a strip of material, clear at one end and gradually increasing in opacity, which is used to determine the effect of light intensities on sensitized materials. MORE

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