Financial Terms And Definitions

The Glossary of Terms provides you with a comprehensive listing of current logistics and supply chain management terms along with their descriptions. All definitions attempt to explain or clarify a term. The freedom to redistribute copies must include binary or executable forms of the program, as well as source code, for both modified and unmodified versions. The federal government uses two major definitions of rural,” along with many variants that are also available.

Technical data” means recorded information (regardless of the form or method of the recording) of a scientific or technical nature (including computer databases and computer software documentation). Insert the clause at 52.202-1 , Definitions, in solicitations and contracts that exceed the simplified acquisition threshold.

The free software definition presents the criteria for whether a particular software program qualifies as free software. We sometimes call it libre software,” borrowing the French or Spanish word for free” as in freedom, to show we do not mean the software is gratis.

Version 1.41 : Clarify wording about contract-based licenses. For example, the license must not insist that all other programs distributed on the same medium must be open-source software. We have chosen them by examining word-frequency information from hundreds of millions of words of English, including the English used in books written for advanced learners.

Media, like data, is the plural form of a word borrowed directly from Latin. Place key terms and short explanations near the start of the definition. It is poor form to define a word with that same word in the definition. In the Minimalist school of theoretical syntax , words (also called lexical items in the literature) are construed as “bundles” of linguistic features that are united into a structure with form and meaning.