Throttle Lock

Technology / Motorcycle / Throttle Lock: Manual device fitted to the throttle of a motorcycle that applies friction to keep the throttle from moving. Used to temporarily give your hand a rest on long rides.

Other Words for Lock

Lock Verb Synonyms: tress, curl, ringlet
Lock Noun Synonyms: padlock, hasp, bolt, latch, bar, hook, clasp, catch
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Locked Market

Business / Finance / Locked Market: A market is locked if the bid price equals the ask price. This can occur, for example, if the market is brokered and one side pays brokerage only, in over-the-counter trading the initiator of the tran MORE

Locked Rotor Current

Technology / Motors / Locked Rotor Current: Steady state current taken from the line with the rotor at standstill (at rated voltage and frequency). This is the current seen when starting the motor and load. MORE

Locked In

Business / Finance / Locked In: When an investor is unable to take advantage of preferential tax treatment because of time remaining on a required holding period. Also, a commodities position in which the market has a limit up or li MORE

Lockbox

Business / Finance / Lockbox: A collection and processing service provided to firms by banks, which collect payments from a dedicated postal box to which the firm directs its customers to send payment to. The banks make several co MORE

Lock-Up Option

Business / Finance / Lock-Up Option: Often used in risk arbitrage. Privilege offered a white knight (friendly acquirer) by a target company to buy crown jewels or additional equity. The aim is to discourage a hostile takeover. See: Shark MORE

Lock-Up Period

Business / Taxes / Lock-Up Period: A lock-up period is the time during which you cannot sell an investment that you own. You are most likely to encounter a lock-up period if you acquire shares in an initial public offering (IPO) becaus MORE

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