Science / Tides and Currents / Physical Oceanographic Real Time System (PORTS): A national system of current, water level, and other oceanographical and meteorological sensors telemetering data in real-time to central locations for storage, processing, and dissemination. Available to pilots, mariners, the U.S. Coast Guard, and other marine interests in voice or digital form. First introduced in Tampa Bay.
Physical Noun Synonyms: bodily, corporeal, corporal, fleshly, incarnate, carnal, mortal, earthly, natural, somatic, material, tangible, palpable, real, actual, true, concrete, manifest, solid
Real Adjective Synonyms: genuine, true, actual, authentic, verified, verifiable, legitimate, right, bona fide, official, legal, legitimate, licit, natural, valid, veritable
System Noun Synonyms: scheme, method, approach, modus operandi, way, procedure, methodology, technique, plan, process, practice, routine
System Adjective Synonyms: organized whole, organization, set, group, combination, structure, arrangement, pattern, set-up
Business / Real Estate / Real Estate Owned (REO): A term used by lenders to refer to properties acquired through foreclosure. MORE
Business / Real Estate / Real Estate Recovery Fund: A fund established in some states from real estate license revenues to cover claims of aggrieved parties who have suffered monetary damage through the actions of a real estate licensee. MORE
Business / Finance / Real Estate Mortgage Investment Conduit (REMIC): A pass-through tax entity that can hold mortgages secured by any type of real property and can issue multiple classes of ownership interests to investors in the form of pass-through certificates, bond MORE