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  • 1gain the upper hand — gain/get the upper hand have the upper hand if someone has the upper hand, they have a position of power and control over someone else, and if an emotion has the upper hand, it controls what you do. Government troops are gradually gaining the… …

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  • 2gain — A profit on a securities transaction recognized by selling a security for more than the security originally cost. The gain is the difference between the cost and the sale. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary * * * ▪ I. gain gain 1 [geɪn] …

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  • 3gain — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun ADJECTIVE ▪ big, considerable, dramatic, enormous, huge, impressive, major, real, significant, spectacular …

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  • 4Position — A market commitment; the number of contracts bought or sold for which no offsetting transaction has been entered into. The buyer of a commodity is said to have a long position and the seller of a commodity is said to have a short position .… …

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  • 5position — A market commitment. A buyer of a futures contract is said to have a long position and, conversely, a seller of futures contracts is said to have a short position. Chicago Board of Trade glossary Open contracts indicating an interest in the… …

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  • 6position — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun 1 place ADJECTIVE ▪ correct, exact ▪ central ▪ geographical ▪ relative ▪ military …

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  • 7Position de Philidor — Cet article concerne la position du jeu d échecs. Pour le roman, voir La Position de Philidor. Cet article utilise la notation algébrique pour décrire des coups du jeu d échecs …

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  • 8Position de Saavedra — Cet article utilise la notation algébrique pour décrire des coups du jeu d échecs. La position de Saavedra est une étude d échecs qui illustre le thème de la sous promotion. Elle est nommée en mémoire du prêtre espagnol Fernando Saavedra (1849… …

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  • 9Gain de liberté — Liberté Pour les articles homonymes, voir Liberté (homonymie). La liberté est la faculté d agir selon sa volonté sans être entravé par le pouvoir d autrui. D un point de vue philosophique, elle peut être définie comme la capacité de se déterminer …

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  • 10Position stratégique — Stratégie Voir « stratégie » sur le Wiktionnaire …

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  • 11Actuarial Gain Or Loss — Gain or loss arising from the difference between estimates and actual experience in a company’s pension plan. Actuarial gains and losses are used when accounting for pension plans because of the need to make assumptions about the future… …

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  • 12Discounted cumulative gain — (DCG) is a measure of effectiveness of a Web search engine algorithm or related applications, often used in information retrieval. Using a graded relevance scale of documents in a search engine result set, DCG measures the usefulness, or gain, of …

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  • 13Unrealized Gain — A profit that exists on paper, resulting from any type of investment. An unrealized gain is a profitable position that has yet to be cashed in, such as a winning stock position that remains open. A gain becomes realized once the position is… …

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  • 14Grappling position — Two wrestlers in a clinch, using over and underhooks A grappling position refers to the positioning and holds of combatants engaged in grappling. Combatants are said to be in a neutral position if neithe …

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  • 15To gain a point — Point Point, n. [F. point, and probably also pointe, L. punctum, puncta, fr. pungere, punctum, to prick. See {Pungent}, and cf. {Puncto}, {Puncture}.] 1. That which pricks or pierces; the sharp end of anything, esp. the sharp end of a piercing… …

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  • 16Solar gain — (also known as solar heat gain or passive solar gain) refers to the increase in temperature in a space, object or structure that results from solar radiation. The amount of solar gain increases with the strength of the sun, and with the ability… …

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  • 17Round-trip gain — refers to the laser physics, and laser cavitys (or laser resonators).It is gain, integrated along a ray, which makes a round trip in the cavity.At the continuous wave operation, the round trip gain gain exactly compensate both, the output… …

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  • 18Ruckman (Australian rules football position) — In Australian rules football, a ruckman is generally a tall and athletic player who contests at centre bounces and stoppages (such as boundary throw ins and ball ups). The ruckman is one of the most important players on the field. They are often… …

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  • 19Philidor position — Chess diagram|= tright Philidor, 1777 = |kd| | | | | | |= |rd| | | | | | |= | |kl| | | | | |= ql| | | | | | | |= | | | | | | | |= | | | | | | | |= | | | | | | | |= | | | | | | | |= White wins with either side to movePhilidor studied many endgame… …

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  • 20'Til I Gain Control Again — is a song written by Rodney Crowell. Til I Gain Control Again was first recorded in 1975 by Emmylou Harris.[1] Crystal Gayle version Til I Gain Control Again Single by Crystal Gayle …

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