Advantage

Advantage may refer to:

  • In military terms, advantage is the superiority in elevation which one side enjoys over the opposing element (Advantage of terrain)
  • In tennis, advantage is when one player wins a point from a deuce and needs one more point to win the game. (See Tennis terminolog)
  • Advantage (cryptography), a measure of the effectiveness of an enemy's code-breaking effort
  • A term in soccer In-field play advantage
  • A joystick produced by Asciiware for the Super Nintendo Entertainment System (Super Advantage)
  • Either of two ships of the British Navy (HMS Advantage)
  • In Engineering, advantage is the ratio of output force to the input force of a mechanical, electrical, hydraulic or other physical system (Mechanical advantage)
  • A breakfast cereal.
  • The NES Advantage: an arcade modeled joystick for the Nintendo Entertainment System
  • Advantage (band), an English brass rock band (fl. 2000s)
  • Advantage (film), a 1977 Bulgarian film
  • The Advantage, an American indie rock band covering old Nintendo music (fl. 2000s)
  • The Gillig Advantage, a name given to Gillig's low-floor transit bus
  • In veterinary medicine, Advantage or Advantage Flea Killer is a brand name for imidacloprid, a flea-poison for pets
  • Advantage Rent A Car - car rental
  • Advantage Database Server, a database product from Sybase iAnywhere
  • GP Advantage, a brand of printer paper owned by Georgia-Pacific

Other articles related to "advantage":

Medicare Advantage
... Medicare Advantage (MA) is a health insurance program that provides an eligible person with the United States' Medicare benefits ... Medicare Advantage differs from the original Medicare model, which offered a standard plan provided directly by the state ... In contrast, Medicare Advantage is offered by a private provider ...
Medicare Advantage - Effects of The Health Reform
... Act (or ACA) of 2010 did with respect to Medicare Advantage ... first used to establish the Medicare Advantage program ... administration launched an $8.35 billion demonstration project to postpone the majority of Medicare Advantage program cuts ...
Virtual Card Advantage
... Virtual card advantage is when one card one player plays renders several cards their opponent has played or has in hand useless ... This is differentiated from "real" card advantage in that if the card which is nullifying large numbers of the opponent's cards is removed, then the "car ... out or in specific cards to nullify this advantage ...
Mail Services Center - Differences Between MSC and Local Mailrooms
... The main advantage that drives investment in an MSC is the idea that it will be cheaper to operate over time than multiple local mailrooms (mostly by employing fewer workers), thus paying for itself and then saving ... Another advantage of an MSC is that it may make terrorist threat mitigation easier by forcing all incoming packages to come through one point of entry, where systems are in place to ... Another advantage of an MSC is that such a system is more intuitive to the many users it serves, most of whom (understandably) would not know how their particular ...
Advantage Gambling
... Advantage gambling, or advantage play, refers to a practice of using legal ways to gain a mathematical advantage while gambling ... Someone who practices advantage gambling is often referred to as an advantage player, or AP ... A skillful or knowledgeable player can gain an advantage at a number of games ...

Famous quotes containing the word advantage:

    In matter of commerce the fault of the Dutch
    Is offering too little and asking too much.
    The French are with equal advantage content,
    So we clap on Dutch bottoms just twenty per cent.
    George Canning (1770–1827)

    It would be some advantage to live a primitive and frontier life, though in the midst of an outward civilization, if only to learn what are the gross necessaries of life and what methods have been taken to obtain them.
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)

    The advantage of having a bad memory is that you can enjoy the same good things for the first time several times.
    Friedrich Nietzsche (1844–1900)