[koun-ter-pahr-tee] /ˈkaʊn tərˌpɑr ti/
noun, plural counterparties. Finance.
the other person or institution entering into a financial contract or transaction:
the default of a counterparty.
noun (pl) -parties
a person who is a party to a contract
[kon-truh-awr-bi-tl] /ˌkɒn trəˈɔr bɪ tl/ adjective 1. of or relating to flight in the orbit of, but in a direction contrary to, a given rocket, ballistic missile, satellite, etc.
[kon-truh-pohz] /ˈkɒn trəˌpoʊz/ verb (used with object), contraposed, contraposing. 1. to place in contraposition.
[kon-truh-puh-zish-uh n] /ˌkɒn trə pəˈzɪʃ ən/ noun 1. placement opposite or against. 2. opposition, contrast, or antithesis. 3. Logic. the inference drawn from a proposition by negating its terms and changing their order, as by inferring “Not B implies not A” from “A implies B.”. /ˌkɒntrəpəˈzɪʃən/ noun 1. the act of placing opposite or against, […]
- Continuity girl
noun 1. a girl or man whose job is to ensure continuity and consistency, esp in matters of dress, make-up, etc, in successive shots of a film, esp when these shots are filmed on different days