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Generic

Describes the characteristics and/or experience of the total universe of a coupon of MBS sector type; that is, in contrast to a specific pool or collateral group, as in a specific CMO issue.

Generic

Describing a product without a famous brand name. Generic products are basically the same as brand products but are generally less expensive.

generic

a term that is used to identify a PRODUCT or product class as a whole (for example, ‘cigarettes’) rather than an individual supplier's BRAND of the product (for example, ‘Marlboro’ cigarettes).
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AIDS and public-health experts are very concerned that blocking the use of generics would:
AM: How do you differentiate yourself from other generic crop protection suppliers or marketers?
Joel Teplinsky, a wound-care specialist at Encino Hospital, agrees that generic medications can often treat conditions just as effectively as their brand name equivalents, but he doesn't believe generics are always appropriate.
Jamesburg, NJ), also a division of Medical World Communications and the producer of Pharmacy Times magazine, has begun the publication of Generic RX Product Report, a new quarterly tabloid with a controlled circulation of 150,000.
We are very committed to bringing low-cost generics to Latin America," explains Ivax President Neil Flanzraich, who has spearheaded the $650 million company's expansion in the region through acquisition.
Dubbed GenericSelect, WellPoint's new program provides employees with up to $10 off on a prescription when they are beginning a treatment regimen and opt for a generic drug.
MSF (Doctors Without Borders), and Oxfam GB, are also sponsors of the Summit on Generics.