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Results for: instrument measuring wind force, instrument used to measure wind speed, wind gaugeTranslations: 130 / 1859
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instrument measuring wind force, instrument used to measure wind speed, wind gaugeanemometer
(1) Parts of stockreturns not explained by the explanatory variable (the market-index return). They measure the impact of firm-specific events during a particular period. (2) Remainder cash flows generated by pool collateral and those needed to fund bo...Residuals
(1) The difference between the average price in Treasury auctions and the stopout price. (2) A future money marketinstrument (one available some period hence) created by buying an existing instrument and financing the initial portion of its life with a...Tail
(Accounting) method of measuring the profitability of a company (derived by dividing the net income by total assets)ROI (return on investment)
(Arabic) strong hot wind coming from the Saharian desert (also known as simoon), simoomsamiel
(Astronomy) device for finding the height of the Sun by measuring noontime shadows; vertical shaft of a sundial; (Geometry) what remains of a parallelogram after removing a similar parallelogram from one of its corners, arm of sundial, part of a parall...gnomon
(Astronomy) device used to measure altitude and azimuth of any of the objects in the sky (stars, planets, the moon, etc.), surveying instrument, telescopealtazimuth
(Biology) growth of an organ in relation to growth of the whole body; scientific study of relative growth, measuring relative growth rateallometry
(British spelling for meter) basic unit of length in the metric system, one hundred centimeters, 39.37 inches; definite measurement; poetic measure; rhythm (in music); instrument that automatically measures quantities of substances (gas, water, or elec...metre
(British) hundredth of a gram (unit of measure)centigramme
(British) noncommissioned officer in the Royal Air Forceaircraftman
(British) odometer, device for measuring distance traversed (as by an automobile)milometer
(Chemistry) instrument for measuring the amount of salt in a solution (also salimeter), instrument measuring concentration of salt solutions, salometersalinometer
(Chemistry) instrument for measuring the amount of salt in a solution (also salinometer)salimeter
(combination of the words campus and police) police force that patrols and guards the campus of Rice University (founded as William Marsh Rice Institute opened 1912 in Houston, Texas)campos
(Computers) unit of measurement equal to one billion floating point operations per second (used to evaluate processing speed)GIGAFLOP (Giga Floating Point Operations)
(Economics) comparison of the price of basic goods and services during a specific period versus the price of those goods and services during a base period (used as a measure of the rate of inflation)CPI (consumer price index)
(Electricity) capability of a circuit to generate an electromotive force; inductor, circuit or device in which an electromotive force can be generated, `:L, property of electric circuitinductance
(French) weapon, instrument for use in attack or defense in combat (i.e. sword, gun, claws, etc.)arme
(Geology) resulting from or caused by the motion of the wind (e.g. sand dunes)eolian
(Greek Mythology) of the Hyperboreans (people who live in a country located beyond the north wind where there is perpetual sunshine and plenty), member of a people who live in a country located beyond the north wind where there is perpetual sunshine an...Hyperborean
(Informal) beta test, final testing period for new computer software before it is released on the market; beta group, group of users who test a program before general distribution, 2nd letter of Greek alphabet, describing minor form of element, measure...beta
(Jacques Etienne) inventor of the first practical hot-air balloon; name of a hot-air balloon using fire as a thrusting forceMontgolfier
(Kl) measure of volume equal to 1000 literskiloliter
(Kl) measure of volume equal to 1000 literskilolitre
(Medicine) device used to inject or withdraw fluids from the body; hypodermic syringe, device for pumping and spraying liquids, instrument for withdrawing and ejecting fluids, inject with a syringe; clean by means of an injection with a syringe, see al...syringe
(Medicine) instrument equipped with a magnifying lens and used to examine cells of the cervix and vagina; (formerly) speculum, instrument used to enlarge the vaginal passage for examination, medical instrument to examine the vaginacolposcope
(Medicine) perform surgery with a small circular saw for cutting circular discs of bone, remove a circle of bone or tissue, small circular saw for cutting circular discs of bone (Medicine), surgical instrumenttrephine
(Meteorology) created by the upward flow of warm air (of a wind), blowing upward, see also:katabaticanabatic
(Meteorology) device used to measure wind velocity and pressureanemograph
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