Finance. a checking account from which money in excess of a specified amount is automatically transferred to another account or to an investment that earns a higher rate of return.
noun, Aeronautics. 1. the shape of, or the angle formed by, an airplane wing or other airfoil the leading or trailing edge of which slopes backward from the fuselage. noun 1. the rearward inclination of a component or surface, such as an aircraft wing, fin, etc
noun, Ice Hockey. 1. a maneuver for depriving an opponent of the puck by seizing it in the crook of one’s stick and pulling it away with a movement in a long arc, the stick being held level or nearly level with the ice. Compare check1 (def 37).
noun 1. a person or thing that sweeps. 2. carpet sweeper. 3. a janitor. 4. any of several fishes of the family Pempherididae, of tropical and warm, temperate seas, having an oblong, compressed body. noun 1. a person employed to sweep, such as a roadsweeper 2. any device for sweeping: a carpet sweeper 3. (informal, […]
noun, Horology. 1. a hand, usually a second hand, centrally mounted with the minute and hour hands of a timepiece and reaching to the edge of the dial. noun 1. (horology) a long hand that registers seconds or fractions of seconds on the perimeter of the dial