Mean Rise

Science / Tides and Currents / Mean Rise: The height of mean high water above the elevation of chart datum.

Other Words for Mean

Mean Verb Synonyms: portend, show, foretell, foreshadow, promise, presage, augur, herald
Mean Noun Synonyms: intend, design, purpose, plan, aim, have in mind, contemplate, have in view, want, wish, expect, hope, be motivated by, have as justification
Mean Adjective Synonyms: denote, signify, indicate, note, specify, designate, represent, betoken, signal, carry, convey, drive at, refer to, allude to, communicate, express, bring out, get over or across, imply, suggest, connote, intimate, hint (at)

Other Words for Rise

Rise Verb Synonyms: ascend, be elevated, arise, climb, lift, go up, mount
Rise Noun Synonyms: get up, arise, stand (up), get to one's feet, be upstanding

Mean Rise Interval (MRI)

Science / Tides and Currents / Mean Rise Interval (MRI): The average interval between the transit of the Moon and the middle of the period of the rise of the tide. It may be computed by adding half the duration of rise to the mean low water interval, subtra MORE

Mean-Variance Criterion

Business / Finance / Mean-Variance Criterion: The selection of portfolios based on the means and variances of their returns. The choice of the higher expected return portfolio for a given level of variance or the lower variance portfolio for a gi MORE

Mean-Variance Analysis

Business / Finance / Mean-Variance Analysis: Evaluation of risky prospects based on the expected value and variance of possible outcomes. MORE

Mean Water Level Line (MWLL)

Science / Tides and Currents / Mean Water Level Line (MWLL): The line on a chart or map which represents the intersection of the land with the water surface at the elevation of mean water level. MORE

Mean-Variance Efficient Portfolio

Business / Finance / Mean-Variance Efficient Portfolio: Related: Markowitz efficient portfolio MORE


Science / Geology / Meander: Broad, semicircular curves in a stream that develop as the stream erodes the outer bank of a curve and deposits sediment against the inner bank. MORE