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interest sensitive stock

Peter Moles and Nicholas Terry.

in The Handbook of International Financial Terms

January 1997; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Financial Institutions and Services. 14 words.

A stock which is particularly sensitive to changes in interest rates.

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interest rate sensitive

Overview page. Subjects: Economics.

Any activity, asset, or liability, whose value is sensitive to changes in interest rates (cf. interest rate risk).

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context-sensitive language

Edited by Andrew Butterfield and Gerard Ekembe Ngondi.

in A Dictionary of Computer Science

January 2016; p ublished online January 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Computing. 26 words.

Any formal language that is generated by a *context-sensitive grammar or, equivalently from another point of view, that is

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interest-sensitive

Edited by Jonathan Law and John Smullen.

in A Dictionary of Finance and Banking

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Financial Institutions and Services. 41 words.

Denoting an activity that is sensitive to changes in the general level of interest rates. For example, the demand for

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pressure-sensitive spot n.

Andrew M. Colman.

in A Dictionary of Psychology

January 2015; p ublished online May 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Psychology. 33 words.

A small area of the *skin that is abundantly supplied by *pressure receptors and is especially sensitive to

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interest rate sensitive

Peter Moles and Nicholas Terry.

in The Handbook of International Financial Terms

January 1997; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Financial Institutions and Services. 24 words.

Any activity, asset, or liability, whose value is sensitive to changes in interest rates (cf. interest rate

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context-sensitive

Bas Aarts.

in The Oxford Dictionary of English Grammar

January 2014; p ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 45 words.

(In *Generative Grammar.) Applicable only in certain specified *contexts. Also called context-dependent.

Context-sensitive contrasts

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context-sensitive language

Overview page. Subjects: Computing.

Any formal language that is generated by a context-sensitive grammar or, equivalently from another point of view, that is recognized by a linear-bounded automaton.

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context-sensitive language

John Daintith and Edmund Wright.

in A Dictionary of Computing

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Computing. 26 words.

Any formal language that is generated by a *context-sensitive grammar or, equivalently from another point of view, that is

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gender-sensitive budgets

Gabriele Griffin.

in A Dictionary of Gender Studies

P ublished online July 2017 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Gender and Sexuality. 76 words.

Gender-sensitive budgets are *gender-mainstreaming tools designed to assess the actual expenditure in health and education, for example on girls

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context-sensitive

Sylvia Chalker and Edmund Weiner.

in The Oxford Dictionary of English Grammar

January 1998; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 49 words.

(In generative theory.) Applicable only in certain specified contexts.

Context-sensitive contrasts with CONTEXT-FREE. Thus rules for English noun plurals

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sensitive developmental period

Overview page. Subjects: Genetics and Genomics.

A period during development when there is an enhanced chance that genetic malfunction will bring development to a standstill. In Drosophila these sensitive periods correspond to the onset...

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interest-sensitive

Overview page. Subjects: Financial Institutions and Services.

Denoting an activity that is sensitive to changes in the general level of interest rates. For example, the demand for consumer goods usually bought on some form of hire-purchase basis is...

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cold-sensitive mutation

Overview page. Subjects: Chemistry.

Any mutation producing a gene that is functional at a high temperature (the permissive temperature) but inactive at a low temperature (the restrictive temperature). See...

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pressure-sensitive spot

Overview page. Subjects: Psychology.

A small area of the skin that is abundantly supplied by pressure receptors and is especially sensitive to pressure stimulation, such spots occurring most numerously in the hands and mouth.

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case-sensitive

Overview page. Subjects: Computing.

Requiring or making a distinction between upper- and lower-case letters. In any situation where a computer program is reading characters, a decision has to be made whether to treat upper-...

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SENSITIVE MODERATE INVARIANTISM

John Hawthorne.

in Knowledge and Lotteries

November 2003; p ublished online January 2005 .

Chapter. Subjects: Metaphysics. 13682 words.

This chapter examines sensitive moderate invariantism, and how it may help the puzzle. It describes two mechanisms that bear on the truth of knowledge claims; ones that are similar to...

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context-sensitive grammar

Overview page. Subjects: Computing.

A grammar in which each production has the form αAβ → αγβ where A is a nonterminal and α, β, and γ are arbitrary words with γ nonempty. If γ was allowed to be empty then any type 0...

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price-sensitive information

Overview page. Subjects: Economics.

Information about a company which, if publicly known, could affect its share price. This includes figures on profits, employment, turnover, innovations, mineral finds, changes in senior...

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Environmentally Sensitive Area Scheme

Will Manley, Katharine Foot and Andrew Davis.

in A Dictionary of Agriculture and Land Management

March 2019; p ublished online March 2019 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social Sciences; Agriculture and Farming. 81 words.

The first main *agri-environment scheme, introduced across the UK in 1986. They were designated areas within which farmers could voluntarily participate in a ten-year management agreement...

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