Technology / Computers / Component Objec Module (COM): Stands for Component Object Module. This is a Microsoft standard created to allow for the communication of computer components (or objects) on the same computer system. This specification is very useful because of its ability to integrate many distributed application services in one package.
Business / Finance / Objective (Mutual Funds): The fund's investment strategy category as stated in the prospectus. There are more than 20 standardized categories. E.g. Aggressive growth, balanced. MORE
Technology / Television (TV) / Objective Correlative: An object which comes to represent an aspect of a character--e.g., Bart Simpson's skateboard representing his carefree and spontaneous lifestyle. MORE
Entertainment / Literature / Objective Form: A form of pronouns used as the objects of prepositions and verbs. Examples include the pronouns him, her, and them. Modern English uses a single objective form to mark what originally had been two gra MORE
Business / Human Resources (HR) / Objective: A specification of what is to be accomplished, the timeframe in which it is to be accomplished and by whom. MORE
Life Style / Poetry / Objectification: A figure of speech where the poet treats an abstract thing or object as if it were a place. Edmund spenser's house of holiness in the first book of the faerie queene is an example. MORE