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Charge

The document evidencing mortgage security required by Crown Law (law derived from English law). A Fixed Charge refers to a defined set of assets and is usually registered. A Floating Charge refers to other assets which change from time to time (ie. cash, inventory, etc.), which become a Fixed Charge after a default.

Charge

1. To sell at a certain price. For example, if a grocery store sells coffee beans for $7 per pound, it is said to charge $7 per pound for coffee.

2. Informal; to buy something on credit, especially with a credit card or charge card. That is, one who uses a credit card for transactions is said to charge those transactions.
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This book explains how managers can take charge in new posts, reviewing the phases of the process of taking charge from preparation to implementation, in the environment of a merger or acquisition.
And he will surpass the Scot by taking charge of the game at West Brom on New Year's Eve - which will be Ferguson's 76th birthday.
He refereed Sunderland three times last season, most recently taking charge of the penultimate home game of the season in May which saw the Black Cats twice come from behind to win 3-2 against Chelsea and move to within two points of guaranteeing survival.
RFL match officials director Steve Ganson has recently blooded a host of inexperienced referees in Jack Smith, Chris Kendall, Michael Woodhead and Chris Campbell, who was fast-tracked onto the fulltime panel just a month after taking charge of his first Super League match, while part-time Gareth Hewer took charge of one of the weekend's Challenge Cup quarter-finals.
WELSH referee Nigel Owens will achieve another magical milestone when he becomes a world record holder by taking charge of his 71st Test match this summer.
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And Banti, who has sent off three players and booked 11 in a match, will be taking charge of his first game involving a Scottish team.
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WITHIN a month of taking charge as Union Minister For Housing And Poverty Alleviation, Girija Vyas has charted out a list of priorities that need immediate attention in an electorally crucial year.
After taking charge, Secretary Privatisation gave a detailed briefing to the Minister regarding the mandate and working of the Privatisation Commission.
Summary: Soon after taking charge as the Railway Minister, Congress leader Pawan Kumar Bansal on Monday said that the ministry would not hesitate in hiking railway fares if it was essential.