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Bond (finance) - Features - Yield
... It usually refers either to the current yield, or running yield, which is simply the annual interest payment divided by the current market price of the bond (often the clean ...
Electric Chair - History - Early Development
... Debate Religion and capital punishment Wrongful execution Drug trafficking Current use Belarus Botswana China (PRC) Cuba Egypt India Indonesia Iran Iraq Japan Malaysia ... a member of the committee, developed the idea of running electric current through a condemned man after hearing a case of how relatively painlessly and quickly a drunk man ... Brown intended to use alternating current (AC), then emerging as a potent rival to direct current (DC), which was further along in commercial development ...
Economy Of Barbados - Current - Taxation - Bilateral Treaties
... The bilateral tax treaty negotiated with Canada in particular has been a political-football for the government of that country ... The treaty was made to allow the profits for IBCs and offshore banking companies to be repatriated to Canada tax-free after paying taxes in Barbados ...
Technological Applications Of Superconductivity - High-temperature Superconductivity (HTS) - HTS-based Systems
... industrial and commercial HTS applications include Induction heaters, transformers, fault current limiters, power storage, motors and generators, fusion ... will be where the benefit of smaller size, lower weight or the ability to rapidly switch current (fault current limiters) outweighs the added cost ...
Jemez Springs, New Mexico - History
... de los Jemez was built just to the north of the current village in 1621 but was abandoned around the 1640s ... Pueblo Revolt the Jemez people began converging at the current Pueblo of Jemez ... The village's current main bathhouse originates from this period ...

Famous quotes containing the word current:

    The English language may hold a more disagreeable combination of words than “The doctor will see you now.” I am willing to concede something to the phrase “Have you anything to say before the current is turned on?”
    Robert Benchley (1889–1945)

    Our current obsession with creativity is the result of our continued striving for immortality in an era when most people no longer believe in an after-life.
    Arianna Stassinopoulos (b. 1950)

    This is no argument against teaching manners to the young. On the contrary, it is a fine old tradition that ought to be resurrected from its current mothballs and put to work...In fact, children are much more comfortable when they know the guide rules for handling the social amenities. It’s no more fun for a child to be introduced to a strange adult and have no idea what to say or do than it is for a grownup to go to a formal dinner and have no idea what fork to use.
    Leontine Young (20th century)