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  • 81Loss control consultant — (also loss control representative) is a person possessing a demonstrated knowledge and / or education in the arts and science of Safety Engineering and Risk Management. A typical Loss Control Consultant will possess a college degree in… …

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  • 82Loss control representative — (also loss control consultant) is a person possessing a demonstrated knowledge and / or education in the arts and science of Safety Engineering and Risk Management. A typical Loss Control Representative will possess a college degree in… …

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  • 83Loss of use — is the inability, due to a tort or other injury to use a body part, animal, equipment, premises, or other property. Law.com defines it as the inability to use an automobile, premises or some equipment due to damage to the vehicle, premises or… …

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  • 84Loss of consortium — is a term used in the law of torts that refers to the deprivation of the benefits of a family relationship due to injuries caused by a tortfeasor. Loss of consortium is not a historical tort under English common law but arrived via statute as… …

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  • 85Loss (film) — Loss Nereikalingi žmonės Theatrical poster Directed by Maris Martinsons Produced by Živile Gallego Linda Krukle Maris Mar …

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  • 86Loss of heterozygosity — (LOH) in a cell represents the loss of normal function of one allele of a gene in which the other allele was already inactivated. This term is mostly used in the context of oncogenesis; after an inactivating mutation in one allele of a tumor… …

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  • 87Loss given default (LGD) — Loss Given Default or LGD is a common parameter in Risk Models and also a parameter used in the calculation of Economic Capital or Regulatory Capital under Basel II for a banking institution. This is an attribute of any exposure on bank s… …

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  • 88loss leader — ˈloss ˌleader noun [countable] 1. MARKETING a product or service that is sold at a loss, but that is intended to encourage people to buy other, profitable products or services: • Supermarkets sometimes sell bread as a loss leader to bring in… …

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  • 89loss adjuster — noun An assessor employed by an insurance company, usu in fire damage claims • • • Main Entry: ↑loss * * * loss adjuster UK US noun [countable] [singular loss adjuster plural …

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  • 90loss-making — UK US adjective business a loss making company does not make a profit Thesaurus: not providing profitsynonym * * * ˈloss making [loss making] adjective …

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  • 91Loss of structural integrity on an aircraft — is a phenomenon which has been known to occur in several major incidents in aviation history.Types Note: Most information below has been collected from Wikipedia, but other sources include National Geographic Channel s Seconds From Disaster and… …

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  • 92Loss on ignition — is a test used in inorganic analytical chemistry, particularly in the analysis of minerals. It consists of strongly heating ( igniting ) a sample of the material at a specified temperature, allowing volatile substances to escape, until its mass… …

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  • 93Loss ratio — in insurance is the ratio of total losses paid out in claims plus adjustment expenses divided by the total earned premiums. [Harvey Rubin, Dictionary of Insurance Terms, 4th Ed. Baron s Educational Series, 2000] If an insurance company, for… …

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  • 94loss of face — Humiliation, loss of dignity • • • Main Entry: ↑face * * * loss of face phrase the state of no longer being respected by people because of something that you have done Any decision to withdraw now would mean a damaging loss of face. Thesaurus:… …

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  • 95loss adjuster — ➔ adjuster * * * loss adjuster UK US noun [C] (also adjuster, claims adjuster, loss assessor) INSURANCE ► a person whose job is to decide how much money an insurance company should pay to a person or company whose property is damaged or lost: »In …

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  • 96loss-leader — lossˈ leader noun Something sold at a loss to attract other custom • • • Main Entry: ↑loss * * * ˈloss leader [loss leader loss leaders] noun an item that a shop/store sells at a very low price to attract customers …

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  • 97Loss of significance — is an undesirable effect in calculations using floating point arithmetic. It occurs when an operation on two numbers increases relative error substantially more than it increases absolute error, for example in subtracting two large and nearly… …

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  • 98loss leader — n. an article of merchandise sold at a loss in order to draw customers. Syn: drawing card, loss leader, leader. [WordNet 1.5] …

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  • 99loss of consortium — A type of legal claim made by a spouse when the other spouse has been injured to a point of being unable to provide the benefits of a family relationship, including intimacy, affection, company, and sexual relations. Category: Accidents &… …

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  • 100loss relief — a trading loss may be set off against the total income of the taxpayer for the year in which the loss occurred. In certain circumstances the loss may be carried forward to be set against income of succeeding years; in other circumstances it may… …

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