extremely smooth, nearly distortion-free plate glass manufactured by pouring molten glass onto a surface of molten tin.
a type of flat polished transparent glass made by allowing the molten glass to harden as it floats on liquid of higher density
[floh-ting] /ˈfloʊ tɪŋ/ adjective 1. being buoyed up on water or other liquid. 2. having little or no attachment to a particular place; moving from one place to another: a floating work force. 3. Pathology. away from its proper position, especially in a downward direction: a floating kidney. 4. not fixed or settled in a […]
- Floating assets
plural noun 1. another term for current assets
- Floating cartilage
floating cartilage n. A loose piece of cartilage within a joint cavity that is detached from the articular cartilage or from a meniscus.
- Floating charge
noun 1. (mainly Brit) an unsecured charge on the assets of an enterprise that allows such assets to be used commercially until the enterprise ceases to operate or the creditor intervenes to demand collateral