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  • 1 fixed — [fikst] adj. 1. firmly placed or attached; not movable 2. established; settled; set [a fixed price] 3. steady; unmoving; resolute [a fixed purpose] 4. remaining in the same position relative to the earth [a fixed satellite] 5. persisting… …

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  • 2 Fixed-point combinator — Y combinator redirects here. For the technology venture capital firm, see Y Combinator (company). In computer science, a fixed point combinator (or fixpoint combinator[1] ) is a higher order function that computes a fixed point of other functions …

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  • 3 Epoch (reference date) — In the fields of chronology and periodization, an epoch means an instant in time chosen as the origin of a particular era. The epoch then serves as a reference point from which time is measured. Time measurement units are counted from the epoch… …

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  • 4 Littlewood–Richardson rule — In mathematics, especially in the area of algebra known as the representation theory and in the area of algebraic combinatorics dealing with Young tableaux and symmetric polynomials, the Littlewood–Richardson rule is a combinatorial description… …

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  • 5 set — I. v. a. 1. Put, place, plant, station, locate. 2. Fix, establish, settle, appoint. 3. Stake, wager, risk. 4. Regulate, adjust, adapt. 5. Stud, variegate, adorn. 6. Place, place upright, cause to sit, put, rest. 7. Arrange, dispo …

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  • 6 Prefix — Pre*fix , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Prefixed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Prefixing}.] [L. praefixus, p. p. of praefigere to fix or fasten before; prae before + figere to fix: cf. F. pr[ e]fix fixed beforehand, determined, pr[ e]fixer to prefix. See Fix.] [1913 …

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  • 7 Prefixed — Prefix Pre*fix , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Prefixed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Prefixing}.] [L. praefixus, p. p. of praefigere to fix or fasten before; prae before + figere to fix: cf. F. pr[ e]fix fixed beforehand, determined, pr[ e]fixer to prefix. See… …

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  • 8 Prefixing — Prefix Pre*fix , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Prefixed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Prefixing}.] [L. praefixus, p. p. of praefigere to fix or fasten before; prae before + figere to fix: cf. F. pr[ e]fix fixed beforehand, determined, pr[ e]fixer to prefix. See… …

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  • 9 HAFTARAH — (Heb. הַפְטָרָה), a portion from the Prophets read after the reading from the Torah (see torah , Reading of) on Sabbaths, festivals, and fast days. On Sabbaths and festivals it is read during the morning service, on fast days at the Minḥah… …

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  • 10 Haftarah — The haftarah or (in Ashkenazic pronunciation) haftoroh (alt. haphtara, Hebrew: הפטרה‎; parting, taking leave , plural haftarot or haftoros) is a series of selections from the books of Nevi im ( Prophets ) of the Hebrew Bible (Tanach) that is… …

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  • 11 Federal funds rate — In the United States, the federal funds rate is the interest rate at which depository institutions actively trade balances held at the Federal Reserve, called federal funds, with each other, usually overnight, on an uncollateralized basis.… …

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  • 12 Banco Intercontinental — Infobox Company name = Banco Intercontinental, S. A. company type = Private foundation = 1986 location city = Santo Domingo location country = Dominican Republic key people = Ramon Báez Figueroa industry = Banking slogan = Todas las posibilidades …

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  • 13 Humanitarian Use Licenses — are provisions in a license whereby inventors and technology suppliers protect in advance the possibility of sharing their technology with people in need. Thus, Humanitarian Use Licenses set the conditions for the provision of access to… …

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  • 14 prescript — prɪːskrɪpt n. order, directive, precept, instruction; command, prescribed rule, law, regulation adj. preordained, fixed beforehand, set in advance, settled …

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  • 15 prescripts — prɪːskrɪpt n. order, directive, precept, instruction; command, prescribed rule, law, regulation adj. preordained, fixed beforehand, set in advance, settled …

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  • 16 stew — /stju / (say styooh) verb (t) 1. to cook (food) by simmering or slow boiling. –verb (i) 2. to undergo cooking by simmering or slow boiling. 3. Colloquial to fret, worry, or fuss. –noun 4. a preparation of meat, fish, or other food cooked by… …

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  • 17 cut and dried — DEFINITE, decided, settled, explicit, specific, precise, unambiguous, clear cut, unequivocal, black and white, hard and fast. → cut * * * cut and dry or cut and dried 1. Ready made 2. Fixed beforehand, decided in advance • • • Main Entry: ↑cut… …

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  • 18 cut and dry — or cut and dried 1. Ready made 2. Fixed beforehand, decided in advance • • • Main Entry: ↑cut cut and dried or cut and dry see under ↑cut • • • Main Entry: ↑dry …

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  • 19 profit-sharing — profˈit sharing noun A voluntary agreement under which an employee receives a share, fixed beforehand, of the profits of a business • • • Main Entry: ↑profit * * * ˈprofit sharing [profit sharing] noun uncountabl …

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  • 20 biblical literature — Introduction       four bodies of written works: the Old Testament writings according to the Hebrew canon; intertestamental works, including the Old Testament Apocrypha; the New Testament writings; and the New Testament Apocrypha.       The Old… …

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