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The Glossary of Terms provides you with a comprehensive listing of current logistics and supply chain management terms along with their descriptions. Some countries, including the United States, have export restrictions for certain types of software. The term does not include computer software. To decide whether a specific software license qualifies as a free software license, we judge it based on these criteria to determine whether it fits their spirit as well as the precise words.

A grant of relief by a participating community from the terms of its floodplain management regulations. Performance is substantially in labor surplus areas if the costs incurred under the contract on account of manufacturing, production, or performance of appropriate services in labor surplus areas exceed 50 percent of the contract price.

Definitions sometimes need to refer to words outside the defining vocabulary. Corruption comes in many forms, and there are many ways to challenge it. Our easy-to-understand, animated definitions will have you speaking the language of anti-corruption in no time.

A dictionary is a collection of words and their definitions (and sometimes other information). However, some free software licenses are based on contracts, and contracts can impose a much larger range of possible restrictions. Purchase order,” when issued by the Government, means an offer by the Government to buy supplies or services, including construction and research and development, upon specified terms and conditions, using simplified acquisition procedures.

Goods that are grown, produced, or manufactured in the United States, and commodities of foreign origin that have been changed in the United States, including changes made in a U.S. FTZ , from the form in which they were imported, or that have been enhanced in value or improved in condition by further processing or manufacturing in the United States.