CC

Technology / Motorcycle / CC: CC refers to the cubic centimeters of displacement of an engine. Usually written, for example, as 1200cc. Total engine displacement is the volume displaced by a piston in a cylinder during a single stroke, multiplied by the number of cylinders.

Loan Account

Business / Debt / Loan Account: An account, opened for a customer by a bank, following the granting of a loan. The amount of the loan is credited to the customer's current account and similarly debited to the loan account. An arrang MORE

Joint Account

Business / Debt / Joint Account: Typically a bank or brokerage account in the names of two (or more) people. Arrangements can be made such that either individual or all signatures are required when drawing checks/cheques. MORE

Postal Account

Business / Debt / Postal Account: A personal account is a building society account in which all transactions are conducted via post. In some cases a pass book is used to record deposits and withdrawals although societies are increasin MORE

Frozen Account

Business / Debt / Frozen Account: A bank account whose funds may not be withdrawn until a lien is satisfied or an ownership dispute is resolved. MORE

Joint Commission On Accreditation Of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO)

Health / Dentistry / Joint Commission On Accreditation Of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO): The JCAHO is an independent, not-for-profit organization whose mission is to improve the quality of care provided to the public through the provision of health care accreditation and related services MORE

Health Insurance Portability And Accountability Act (HIPAA)

Health / Dentistry / Health Insurance Portability And Accountability Act (HIPAA): Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996. The law has several parts: The first part addresses health insurance portability and is designed to protect health insurance coverage for w MORE

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