Quasi-Stationary Front

Science / Weather / Quasi-Stationary Front: A front which is nearly stationary or moves very little since the last synoptic position. Also known as a stationary front.

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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Stationary Front

Science / Weather / Stationary Front: A front which is nearly stationary or moves very little since the last synoptic position. May be known as a quasi-stationary front. 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

Katafront

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

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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