Wind Chill Index

Science / Weather / Wind Chill Index: The calculation of temperature that takes into consideration the effects of wind and temperature on the human body. Describes the average loss of body heat and how the temperature feels. This is not the actual air temperature.

Other Words for Chill

Chill Verb Synonyms: cool, freeze, refrigerate, ice
Chill Noun Synonyms: coldness, cold, coolness, sharpness, nip
Chill Adjective Synonyms: cold, cool, numbing, chilling, chilly, raw, penetrating, icy, frigid, wintry, frosty, arctic, polar, glacial
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Other Words for Index

Index Noun Synonyms: guide, directory, list, listing, table of contents, catalogue, key, thesaurus
Index Adjective Synonyms: mark, sign, clue, token, hint, pointer, indicator, indication, guide
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Other Words for Wind

Wind Verb Synonyms: breeze, zephyr, puff, gust, breath, draught, light air, current (of air)
Wind Adjective Synonyms: puffery, bombast, rodomontade, bluster, boasting, braggadocio, vain speech, blather, (idle or empty) talk, fustian, nonsense, twaddle, humbug, babble, gibberish, gab, hot air, claptrap, hogwash, rot, hooey, boloney, (load of (old)) cobbl
Wind Noun Synonyms: turn, bend, twist, snake, worm, twine, zigzag, slew, swerve, loop, coil, curve, meander, ramble, veer
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Stochastics Index

Business / Finance / Stochastics Index: Liability-matching models that assume that the liability payments and the asset cash flows are uncertain. Related: Deterministic models. MORE

Standard and Poors-BARRA Growth And Value Indexes

Business / Taxes / Standard and Poors-BARRA Growth And Value Indexes: Some investors favor growth stocks while others favor value stocks. Since 1992, results of those investment styles, which tend to produce different returns over time, have been tracked separately by t MORE

Stock Index

Business / Finance / Stock Index: Formal organizations, approved and regulated by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), that are made up of members who use the facilities to exchange certain common stocks. The two major nation MORE

Stock Index Future

Business / Finance / Stock Index Future: Index like the Dow Jones Industrial Average that tracks a portfolio of stocks. MORE

Stock Index Option

Business / Finance / Stock Index Option: A security that uses composite stock indexes to allow investors to speculate on the performance of the entire market, or to hedge against losses in long or short positions. The settlement of the contr MORE

Standard and Poor’s 500 Index (S and P 500)

Business / Taxes / Standard and Poor’s 500 Index (S and P 500): The benchmark Standard & Poor’s 500 Index, widely referred to as the S&P 500, tracks the performance of 500 widely held large-cap US stocks in the industrial, transportation, utility, and financial MORE

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