Occluded Front

Science / Weather / Occluded Front: Also known as an occlusion, it is a complex front formed when a cold front overtakes a warm front. It develops when three thermally different air masses conflict. The type of frontal boundary they create depends on the manner in which they meet.

Other Words for Front

Front Noun Synonyms: beginning, head, fore, vanguard, forefront, van
Front Adjective Synonyms: frontage, forefront
Front Verb Synonyms: face, facade, facing, fore-part, anterior, obverse
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Katafront

Science / Weather / Katafront: A front where the warm air descends the frontal surface, except in the low layers of the atmosphere. MORE

Gust Front

Science / Weather / Gust Front: The leading edge of the cool, gusty surface winds produced by thunderstorm downdrafts. Sometimes confused with an outflow boundary. MORE

Markowitz Efficient Frontier

Business / Finance / Markowitz Efficient Frontier: The graphical depiction of the Markowitz efficient set of portfolios representing the boundary of the set of feasible portfolios that have the maximum return for a given level of risk. Any portfolios MORE

Minimum-Variance Frontier

Business / Finance / Minimum-Variance Frontier: Graph of the lowest possible portfolio variance that is attainable for a given portfolio expected return. MORE

Muscat Frontignan

Life Style / Wine Grapes / Muscat Frontignan: (See Muscat Blanc above). MORE

Frontrunning

Business / Taxes / Frontrunning: If you trade stock or other investments because you know that an upcoming transaction by a third party is likely to affect the market price of the investment, you're frontrunning. Because frontrunning MORE

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