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  • 101 fixed network — UK US noun [C] ► IT, COMMUNICATIONS a group of computers, printers, phones, and other equipment that are connected by wires, rather than by radio signals: »Having fixed network points also means that cables will have to be shifted whenever the… …

    Financial and business terms

  • 102 fixed tax — UK US noun [C, usually singular] TAX ► a tax that is charged at the same rate on everyone or everything, whatever their income, profit, etc.: »Slot machine operators pay a fixed tax per machine , set at $130 a month …

    Financial and business terms

  • 103 fixed-income — UK US adjective [before noun] ► FINANCE used to describe investments such as bonds that pay the same amount of money every month, year, etc.: »Some experts predict that we might start to see a shift from shares to fixed income bonds …

    Financial and business terms

  • 104 fixed-line — UK US adjective [before noun] ► COMMUNICATIONS used to describe traditional phone services that use cables, rather than mobile phone services: »Most fixed line providers offer indirect access, which means subscribers also have to pay line rental… …

    Financial and business terms

  • 105 fixed-odds — UK US adjective [before noun] ► used to describe betting in which the amount of money you can win does not change after you have made your bet: »The bookmaker s biggest earner is fixed odds bets on horse races …

    Financial and business terms

  • 106 fixed-fixed bridge — fixed b. with rigid connectors …

    Medical dictionary

  • 107 fixed–income security — see security Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …

    Law dictionary

  • 108 fixed liability — see liability 2a Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …

    Law dictionary

  • 109 Fixed-rate-Schrittmacher — [fikßtre̱it...; engl. fixed = fest, gleichbleibend u. engl. rate = Kurs, Geschwindigkeit, Rate]: unbeeinflußt vom Eigenrhythmus des Herzens arbeitender künstlicher Herzschrittmacher …

    Das Wörterbuch medizinischer Fachausdrücke

  • 110 fixed income — n an amount of money that you receive to live on that does not change ▪ pensioners living on a fixed income …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 111 fixed income — noun count an income that does not change or get bigger over time: Senior citizens on fixed incomes have been hard hit by price rises …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 112 fixed star — n. any star that appeared to early astronomers to be in a fixed position when compared to other stars, in contrast to the planets, which were thought to be moving stars …

    English World dictionary

  • 113 fixed-point — [fikst′point′] adj. designating, of, or having to do with a system of arithmetic, used esp. in computer science, having its numbers expressed with a given, fixed decimal or binary point …

    English World dictionary

  • 114 fixed charges — plural noun Overheads such as interest payments, allowance for depreciation, and fixed costs, which do not vary with the volume of business done • • • Main Entry: ↑fix …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 115 fixed income — noun One which does not increase or decrease, such as income from a fixed interest investment • • • Main Entry: ↑fix …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 116 fixed-rate — fixedˈ rate same as ↑fixed interest above. • • • Main Entry: ↑fix …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 117 fixed-wing aircraft — noun An aircraft in which the wings are attached to the fuselage, as opposed to eg a helicopter with rotating ‘wings or propellers • • • Main Entry: ↑fix * * * fixed wing aircraft «FIHKST WIHNG», an aircraft with wings attached to the fuselage,… …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 118 fixed-price´ — fixed price, 1. a uniform price set for all buyers of a product. 2. a price set by a manufacturer under a fair trade agreement. 3. a price set under price control or through price fixing. –fixed price´, adjective …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 119 fixed-in|come — «FIHKST IHN kuhm», adjective. earning at a fixed or nearly constant rate …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 120 Fixed access — Fixed access: In personal communications service (PCS), terminal access to a network in which there is a set relationship between a terminal and the access interface. A single identifier serves for both the access interface and the terminal. If… …

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