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  • 141adjustable off-idle air bleed — Some emissions era Rochester carburetors have a separate air passage to bleed air past an adjustment screw into the idle system. this screw is preset by the factory to produce precise off idle air/fuel mixture ratios to meet emission control… …

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  • 142adjustable part throttle — (APT) a supplementary circuit on some carburetors that can be adjusted to control part throttle mixtures more accurately than a fixed orifice. The APT detours around the main jet, going directly from the float bowl to the discharge nozzle feed… …

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  • 143adjustable rocker arm — A type of rocker arm with an adjusting nut that can be tightened or loosened to adjust valve lash …

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  • 144adjustable shocks — Shock absorbers which can compensate for varying needs of stiffness or softness. Manual types (especially on motorcycles) require that you physically make the adjustment from one level to another. Automatic types are controlled by a computer as… …

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  • 145adjustable variable exhaust port — A device used on two stroke engines which automatically alters or varies the exhaust port size …

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  • 146adjustable-pitch —  ̷ ̷ˈ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ adjective of an airplane propeller : having means of pitch adjustment of the blades while at rest but incapable of such adjustment while in motion * * * /euh jus teuh beuhl pich /, adj. (of a marine or aircraft propeller)… …

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  • 147adjustable square — noun : a try square having a sliding connection between the two arms so that it may take the form of T as well as L called also double square …

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  • 148adjustable rate mortgage — noun : a mortgage having an interest rate which is usually initially lower than that of a fixed rate mortgage but is adjusted periodically according to the cost of funds to the lender abbreviation ARM * * * (abbr.: ARM) n. a mortgage whose rate… …

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  • 149adjustable-rate mortgage — /euh jus teuh beuhl rayt / a mortgage that provides for periodic changes in the interest rate, based on changing market conditions. Abbr.: ARM …

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  • 150Apple Adjustable Keyboard — Infobox Computer name = Apple Adjustable Keyboard developer = Apple Computer type = Ergonomic QWERTY keyboard photo = caption = first release date = 1993 latest release date = discontinuation date = processor = baseprice = US$219 website = The… …

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  • 151Height adjustable suspension — is a feature of certain automobile suspension (vehicle) systems that allow the motorist to vary the ride height or ground clearance. Such a feature requires fairly sophisticated engineering.Height adjustment is most often achieved by air or oil… …

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  • 152hybrid adjustable rate mortgage — An adjustable rate mortgage that starts with a fixed interest rate for a set term (such as five, seven, or ten years), after which the rate can adjust. Category: Real Estate & Rental Property Nolo’s Plain English Law Dictionary. Gerald N. Hill,… …

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  • 153continuously adjustable inductor — variometras statusas T sritis Standartizacija ir metrologija apibrėžtis Įtaisas induktyvumui tolydžiai keisti mechaniškai keičiant ritės padėtį arba stumdant magnetinę šerdį. atitikmenys: angl. adjustable inductor; continuously adjustable… …

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  • 154continuously adjustable inductor — variometras statusas T sritis Standartizacija ir metrologija apibrėžtis Įtaisas kintančiam dydžiui matuoti arba pačiam dydžiui keisti. atitikmenys: angl. adjustable inductor; continuously adjustable inductor; variable inductor; variometer vok.… …

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  • 1552/28 Adjustable-Rate Mortgage - 2/28 ARM — A type of adjustable rate mortgage that has a two year fixed interest rate period after which the interest rate on the mortgage begins to float based on an index plus a margin. The index plus the margin in known as the fully indexed interest rate …

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  • 1563/27 Adjustable-Rate Mortgage - 3/27 ARM — A type of adjustable rate mortgage (ARM) frequently offered to subprime borrowers. These mortgages are designed as short term financing vehicles that give borrowers time to repair their credit until they are able to refinance into a mortgage with …

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  • 1575-1 Hybrid Adjustable-Rate Mortgage - 5-1 Hybrid ARM — An adjustable rate mortgage (ARM) with an initial five year fixed interest rate. After this initial five year period, the interest rate begins to adjust on an annual basis according to an index plus a margin (or, the fully indexed interest rate) …

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  • 1585-6 Hybrid Adjustable-Rate Mortgage - 5-6 Hybrid ARM — An adjustable rate mortgage with an initial five year fixed interest rate after which the interest rate begins to adjust every six months according to an index plus a margin (or, the fully indexed interest rate). The index is variable while the… …

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  • 159mortgage, adjustable rate — n. A mortgage in which the interest rate is tied to an index and periodically moves up or down as the index does. abbrv. ARM The Essential Law Dictionary. Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. Amy Hackney Blackwell. 2008 …

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  • 160convertible adjustable preferred stock — ( caps) The interest rate on caps is adjustable and is pegged to Treasury security rates. They can be exchanged at par value for common stock or cash after the next period s dividend rates are revealed. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary …

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