Tropic Of Capricorn

Science / Weather / Tropic Of Capricorn: The most southern point on the earth where the sun is directly overhead, located at approximately 23.5 degrees South latitude.

Tropics or Tropical

Science / Weather / Tropics or Tropical: The region of the earth located between the Tropic of Cancer, at 23.5 degrees North latitude, and the Tropic of Capricorn, at 23.5 degrees South latitude. It encompasses the equatorial region, an area MORE

Tropical Signs

Science / Astrology / Tropical Signs: Cancer and Capricorn; so-called because they occupy parts of the ecliptic where the Sun reaches its farthest point north (Tropic of Cancer) and south (Tropic of Capricorn). The Sun's ingress into thes MORE

Port-Of-Call

Life Style / Travel / Port-Of-Call: A country, island or territory, or population center a cruise ship visits. MORE

Point-Of-View Shot

Technology / Television (TV) / Point-Of-View Shot: A shot in which the camera is physically situated very close to a character's position: thus the resulting shot approximates the character's point-of-view. MORE

Pooling Of Interests

Business / Finance / Pooling Of Interests: An accounting method for reporting acquisitions accomplished through the use of equity. The combined assets of the merged entity are consolidated using book value, as opposed to the purchase method, w MORE

Portfolio Internal Rate Of Return

Business / Finance / Portfolio Internal Rate Of Return: The rate of return computed by first determining the cash flows for all the bonds in the portfolio and then finding the interest rate that will make the present value of the cash flows equal to the ma MORE

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