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Hybrid

A package of two or more different kinds of risk management instruments that are usually interactive.
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In 2000, Toyota introduced its Prius hybrid to the U.
Insurers' investment portfolios include common stock, or equity; bond issues, or debt; and hybrid instruments, which have characteristics of both equity and debt (See Types of Hybrids).
Botanists have already accepted the idea of this kind of hybrid species, such as some native sunflowers, says insect evolutionary ecologist Mark Scriber of Michigan State University in East Lansing.
66 of 5 response levels), closely followed by the hybrid class students' preferences (m=4.
The strategic move toward hybrid engines is a cornerstone of Toyota's strategy to become the market leader by 2010.
The mass-market gasoline-electric hybrids made by Toyota, Honda and others use an electric motor in conjunction with a gas engine.
Diesels will continue to rule in terms of buyer popularity, while hybrids will hold sway on showroom floors.
Bob Eller of Eller Associates, a market-research firm in Akron, Ohio, says hybrid systems face stiff competition from direct-compounded, long-fiber (D-LFT) polypropylene composites in semi-structural load-bearing automotive uses.
Other scientists conclude that the red wolf is a hybrid species, based on genetic data that show its DNA to be remarkably similar to the gray wolf and coyote.
How do you decide if a hybrid vehicle is right for you?
heurippa, the suspected hybrid, showed markers characteristic of each of the other two species.