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  • 1 Without loss of generality — (abbreviated to WLOG or WOLOG and less commonly stated as without any loss of generality) is a frequently used expression in mathematics. The term is used before an assumption in a proof which narrows the premise to some special case; it is… …

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  • 2 without notice — As used of purchasers, etc., such language is equivalent to in good faith. To be a holder in due course, one must take a bill or note without notice that it is overdue or has been dishonored or of any defense against or claim to it on the part of …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 3 Minister without portfolio — A minister without portfolio is either a government minister with no specific responsibilities or a minister that does not head a particular ministry. The sinecure position is particularly common in countries ruled by coalition governments and a… …

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  • 4 NP-equivalent — In computational complexity theory, the complexity class NP equivalent is the set of function problems that are both NP easy and NP hard.[1] NP equivalent is the analogue of NP complete for function problems. For example, the problem FIND SUBSET… …

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  • 5 Annual Equivalent Rate - AER — Interest that is calculated under the assumption that any interest paid is combined with the original balance and the next interest payment will be based on the slightly higher account balance. Overall, this means that interest can be compounded… …

    Investment dictionary

  • 6 Alcohol without liquid — (AWOL) is a process introduced first in Asia and Europe that allows people to take in liquor (distilled spirits) without actually consuming liquid. The machine vaporizes alcohol and mixes it with oxygen, allowing the consumer to breathe in the… …

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  • 7 Laws without ethical content — A law without ethical content is one that does not proscribe or mandate an act because of the act s moral or ethical value, but for some other reason. These laws should be understood to include not only statutory law, but also case law and common …

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  • 8 body without organs —    by Kylie Message   A phrase initially taken from Antonin Artaud, the Body without Organs (BwO) refers to a substrate that is also identified as the plane of consistency (as a non formed, non organised, non stratified or destratified body or… …

    The Deleuze dictionary

  • 9 body without organs —    by Kylie Message   A phrase initially taken from Antonin Artaud, the Body without Organs (BwO) refers to a substrate that is also identified as the plane of consistency (as a non formed, non organised, non stratified or destratified body or… …

    The Deleuze dictionary

  • 10 mechanical equivalent — If two devices do the same work in substantially the same way, and accomplish substantially the same result, they are mechanical equivalents. Wire Tie Machinery Co. v. Pacific Box Corporation, C.C.A.Cal., 107 F.2d 54, 56. A device which may be… …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 11 exemption equivalent — The maximum value of assets that can be transferred to another party without incurring any Federal gift or estate tax because of the application of the unified tax credit …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 12 gift — A voluntary transfer of property by one to another without any consideration or compensation therefor; anything given or bestowed, or any piece of property voluntarily transferred by one person to another. 24 Am J1st Gifts § 2. As the word is… …

    Ballentine's law dictionary

  • 13 gratuitous — a. 1. Voluntary, free, spontaneous, of one s own accord. 2. Free, without recompense, without compensation, unrecompensed, without any equivalent. 3. Unwarranted, unfounded, groundless, without proof, baseless, uncalled for, not necessitated …

    New dictionary of synonyms

  • 14 Regions of Slovakia — Since 1949 (except 1990 1996) , Slovakia has been divided into a number of kraje (singular kraj ; usually translated as Regions with capital R, other translations include counties ). Their number, borders and functions have been changed several… …

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  • 15 igneous rock — Any of various crystalline or glassy, noncrystalline rocks formed by the cooling and solidification of molten earth material (magma). Igneous rocks comprise one of the three principal classes of rocks, the others being metamorphic and sedimentary …

    Universalium

  • 16 economic stabilizer — Any of the institutions and practices in an economy that serve to reduce fluctuations in the business cycle through offsetting effects on the amounts of income available for spending (disposable income). The progressive income tax, unemployment… …

    Universalium

  • 17 education — /ej oo kay sheuhn/, n. 1. the act or process of imparting or acquiring general knowledge, developing the powers of reasoning and judgment, and generally of preparing oneself or others intellectually for mature life. 2. the act or process of… …

    Universalium

  • 18 mathematics — /math euh mat iks/, n. 1. (used with a sing. v.) the systematic treatment of magnitude, relationships between figures and forms, and relations between quantities expressed symbolically. 2. (used with a sing. or pl. v.) mathematical procedures,… …

    Universalium

  • 19 Economic Affairs — ▪ 2006 Introduction In 2005 rising U.S. deficits, tight monetary policies, and higher oil prices triggered by hurricane damage in the Gulf of Mexico were moderating influences on the world economy and on U.S. stock markets, but some other… …

    Universalium

  • 20 BIBLE — THE CANON, TEXT, AND EDITIONS canon general titles the canon the significance of the canon the process of canonization contents and titles of the books the tripartite canon …

    Encyclopedia of Judaism