Fidelity

  • 1 Fidelity — is a notion that at its most abstract level implies a truthful connection to a source or sources. Its original meaning dealt with loyalty and attentiveness to one s duty to a lord or a king, in a broader sense than the related concept of fealty …

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  • 2 Fidelity — Investments Fidelity Investissements SAS est le leader mondial indépendant de la gestion d actifs pour compte de tiers. C est une compagnie privée qui possède également beaucoup d entreprises : une chaîne d autobus, une chaîne d agence d… …

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  • 3 fidelity — fidelity, allegiance, fealty, loyalty, devotion, piety denote faithfulness to something to which one is bound by a pledge or duty. Fidelity implies strict adherence to what is a matter of faith or of keeping faith; it presupposes an obligation,… …

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  • 4 Fidelity — steht für: Fidelity Investments, einem US amerikanischen Unternehmen Orte in den Vereinigten Staaten: Fidelity (Illinois) Fidelity (Kansas) Fidelity (Kentucky) Fidelity (Missouri) Fidelity Township, Jersey County, Illinois Siehe auch: Fidelity… …

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  • 5 Fidelity — Fidelity, IL U.S. village in Illinois Population (2000): 105 Housing Units (2000): 44 Land area (2000): 0.111560 sq. miles (0.288938 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.111560 sq. miles (0.288938… …

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  • 6 fidelity — fi·del·i·ty /fə de lə tē, fī / n: the quality or state of being faithful or loyal; esp: loyalty to one s spouse in refraining from adultery and sometimes in submitting to a spouse s reasonable sexual desires Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law.… …

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  • 7 Fidelity — Fi*del i*ty, n. [L. fidelitas: cf. F. fid[ e]lit[ e]. See {Fealty}.] Faithfulness; adherence to right; careful and exact observance of duty, or discharge of obligations. Especially: (a) Adherence to a person or party to which one is bound;… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 8 fidelity — UK US /fɪˈdeləti/ noun [U] ► loyalty to a person or organization: »Customer trust and fidelity are not acquired once and for all. »They recently began testing a fidelity card scheme in Scotland prior to a national launch …

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  • 9 Fidelity, IL — U.S. village in Illinois Population (2000): 105 Housing Units (2000): 44 Land area (2000): 0.111560 sq. miles (0.288938 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.111560 sq. miles (0.288938 sq. km) FIPS… …

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  • 10 Fidelity, MO — U.S. town in Missouri Population (2000): 252 Housing Units (2000): 106 Land area (2000): 0.967454 sq. miles (2.505695 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.967454 sq. miles (2.505695 sq. km) FIPS… …

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  • 11 fidelity — [n1] faithfulness in a relationship allegiance, ardor, attachment, constancy, dependability, devotedness, devotion, faith, fealty, integrity, loyalty, piety, reliability, staunchness, steadfastness, true heartedness, trustworthiness; concepts… …

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  • 12 fidelity — early 15c., from M.Fr. fidélité (15c.), from L. fidelitatem (nom. fidelitas) faithfulness, adherence, from fidelis faithful, true, from fides faith (see FAITH (Cf. faith)) …

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  • 13 fidelity — ► NOUN 1) continuing faithfulness to a person, cause, or belief. 2) the degree of exactness with which something is copied or reproduced. ORIGIN from Latin fidelis faithful …

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  • 14 fidelity — [fə del′ə tē, fīdel′ə tē] n. pl. fidelities [ME fidelite < OFr < L fidelitas < fidelis, faithful, trusty < fides, FAITH] 1. faithful devotion to duty or to one s obligations or vows; loyalty; faithfulness 2. accuracy of a description …

    English World dictionary

  • 15 fidelity — n. loyalty 1) to swear fidelity 2) fidelity to quality of electronic reproduction 3) high fidelity * * * [fɪ delɪtɪ] [ loyalty ] to swear fidelity [ quality of electronic reproduction ] high fidelity fidelity to …

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  • 16 fidelity — fi|del|i|ty [fıˈdelıti] n [U] formal [Date: 1400 1500; : French; Origin: fidélité, from Latin fidelitas, from fides faith, trust ] 1.) when you are loyal to your husband, girlfriend etc, by not having sex with anyone else = ↑loyalty ≠ ↑infidelity …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 17 fidelity — [[t]fɪde̱lɪti[/t]] 1) N UNCOUNT: oft N to n Fidelity is loyalty to a person, organization, or set of beliefs. [FORMAL] I had to promise fidelity to the Queen. Syn: loyalty Ant: disloyalty 2) N UNCOUNT Fidelity is being loyal to your husband, wife …

    English dictionary

  • 18 fidelity — noun (plural ties) Etymology: Middle English fidelite, from Middle French & Latin; Middle French fidelité, from Latin fidelitat , fidelitas, from fidelis faithful, from fides faith, from fidere to trust more at bide Date: 15th century 1. a. the… …

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  • 19 fidelity — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ great ▪ absolute ▪ marital, sexual VERB + FIDELITY ▪ maintain PREPOSITION …

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  • 20 fidelity — HIGH FIDELITY s.n. (fiz.) Sistem de înregistrare şi redare sonoră de înaltă fidelitate (pe aparate fonografice). [pron. hai fideliti, abrev. hi fi. / < engl., fr. high fidelity]. Trimis de LauraGellner, 20.04.2005. Sursa: DN  HIGH FIDELITY… …

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