the ancient Roman god of agricultural prosperity.
an issue of free shares distributed pro rata to existing stockholders instead of a dividend. noun (Brit) an issue of shares made by a company without charge and distributed pro rata among existing shareholders Also called scrip issue
something given or paid over and above what is due. a sum of money granted or given to an employee, a returned soldier, etc., in addition to regular pay, usually in appreciation for work done, length of service, accumulated favors, etc. something free, as an extra dividend, given by a corporation to a purchaser of […]
skua (def 1). Historical Examples Narrative of the Circumnavigation of the Globe by the Austrian Frigate Novara, Volume I Karl Ritter von Scherzer noun (originally in Shetland) the great skua See skua
noun an Australian freshwater clupeid fish, Fluvialosa richardsonii Historical Examples The Belief in Immortality and the Worship of the Dead, Volume I (of 3) Sir James George Frazer