an agreement by a bank to provide a customer with funds up to a specified limit at a specified rate of interest
- Committed information rate
communications (CIR) The guaranteed average bandwidth of a virtual circuit in a frame relay network. The CIR plus the Excess Information Rate (EIR, burst rate) is equal to or less than the speed of the access port into the network. The term CIR includes voice and non-data packets that are not included in the Committed […]
[kuh-mit-ee] /kəˈmɪt i/ noun 1. a person or group of persons elected or appointed to perform some service or function, as to investigate, report on, or act upon a particular matter. 2. . 3. Law. an individual to whom the care of a person or a person’s estate is . noun 1. (kəˈmɪtɪ). a group […]
[kuh-mit-ee-muh n, -man] /kəˈmɪt i mən, -ˌmæn/ noun, plural committeemen [kuh-mit-ee-muh n, -men] /kəˈmɪt i mən, -ˌmɛn/ (Show IPA) 1. a member of a . 2. the leader of a political ward or precinct. 3. . /kəˈmɪtɪmən; -ˌmæn/ noun (pl) -men 1. (mainly US) a member of one or more committees
noun, American History. 1. an intercolonial committee organized 1772 by Samuel Adams in Massachusetts to keep colonists informed of British anticolonial actions and to plan colonial resistance or countermeasures. 2. (sometimes lowercase) any of various similar organizations formed for the same purpose during the late colonial period.