What is fixed?

  • (adj): Mended or put in working order.
    Example: "The broken lock is now fixed"
    Synonyms: reconditioned, repaired
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on fixed:

Aerial Lift - Chair Lift - Detachable Chairlift
... high-speed chairlift is a type of passenger aerial lift, which, like a fixed-grip chairlift, consists of numerous chairs attached to a constantly moving wire rope (called a haul rope) that is strung between two (or ... Detachable chairlifts move far faster than their fixed-grip brethren, averaging 1200 feet per minute (13.6 mph, 6 m/s) versus a typical fix-grip speed of 500 ... and unloading at a typical speed of 200 ft/min (2.2 mph, 1 m/s), a speed slower even than fixed-grip bunny chairlifts ...
Kakutani Fixed-point Theorem
... In mathematical analysis, the Kakutani fixed-point theorem is a fixed-point theorem for set-valued functions ... a convex, compact subset of a Euclidean space to have a fixed point, i.e ... The Kakutani fixed point theorem is a generalization of Brouwer fixed point theorem ...
Integrational Linguistics - Integrationism and Language
... nature of language leads to a rejection of the notion that language is a ‘fixed code’ ... One is that if there are verbal ‘codes’, they cannot be fixed on the contrary, they must be changing all the time ... by those who know the code.” Instead of parts of a fixed code, language is looked at as a resource to conduct action with, an idea that echoes the ...
... for owning the company's equity (usually shares) can be either fixed or variable ... The most common and basic part of the fixed amount is cash at closing (of the transaction) ... When one buys publicly listed shares, a fixed price paid in cash at closing is usually the only possible ...
Floating Charge - Definition - Recharacterisation
... most security documents that create floating charges also seek to create fixed charges over as many assets of the company as they reasonably can ... to tension as to whether the charge created is actually a fixed charge, or whether (despite being expressed as a fixed charge) it should be recharacterised as a floating charge ... The essential test of whether a charge was a fixed charge related to the chargor's power to continue to deal with the asset ...

More definitions of "fixed":

  • (adj): Specified in advance.
    Synonyms: given
  • (adj): Securely placed or fastened or set.
    Example: "A fixed piece of wood"; "a fixed resistor"
  • (adj): Intent and directed steadily.
    Example: "A fixed expresson"
    Synonyms: fastened
  • (adj): Not increasing as the amount taxed increases.
    Synonyms: flat
  • (adj): Incapable of being changed or moved or undone.
    Example: "Living on fixed incomes"
    Synonyms: frozen
  • (adj): (of a number) having a fixed and unchanging value.
  • (adj): Directed with intense concentration.
    Example: "A fixed stare"
    Synonyms: intent
  • (adj): Fixed and unmoving.
    Example: "With eyes set in a fixed glassy stare"
    Synonyms: set, rigid

Famous quotes containing the word fixed:

    At first I intended to become a student of the Senate rules and I did learn much about them, but I soon found that the Senate had but one fixed rule, subject to exceptions of course, which was to the effect that the Senate would do anything it wanted to do whenever it wanted to do it.
    Calvin Coolidge (1872–1933)

    The permanence of all books is fixed by no effort friendly or hostile, but by their own specific gravity, or the intrinsic importance of their contents to the constant mind of man.
    Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803–1882)

    A fixed image of the future is in the worst sense ahistorical.
    Juliet Mitchell (b. 1940)