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Active

A market in which there is frequent trading.

Active

1. Describing a security that is traded with relative frequency. Many investors look to active securities because they can be traded, even in rather large quantities, without affecting the price. Active securities usually have a low bid-ask spread.

2. Describing a market or exchange with a high trading volume.

active

Of or relating to a security in which there is a great deal of trading. Active securities appeal to many investors because they usually can be traded without affecting the price. In over-the-counter trading, an active security usually has a smaller spread between the bid and ask price. See also most-active stocks.
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In fact, the increased physical activity associated with active transport resulting from these plans was responsible for almost all the health benefits.
We are getting fatter, we're getting heart attacks, strokes, diabetes,respiratory ill-health, depression, anxiety and virtually all of things we want to do to protect us against climate change will improve our health, whether it's active transport walking, cycling eating healthier sustainable local diets or cutting air pollution.
Through passive transport, diffusion, and active transport, they deliver serotonin and dopamine to the body in a competitive inhibition manner.
His research interests are in public transportation; relationships among urban form, active transport, and health outcomes; traffic safety; transport and climate change; and planning in developing countries.
Finally, the introduction of electric cars and bio-fuel vehicles leverage sustainable energy resources, making active transport modes safer and more accessible.
The cord blood units are transported immediately from hospitals to DCRC through 24 hours active transport system and the units are processed within 24-48 hrs.
The vast majority of catalyzing biological processes is performed by enzymes which provide a wide variety of functions inside organisms, they are indispensable for metabolic processes, cellular signaling and regulation and can generate movement and active transport of molecules.
Based on the aforesaid, the Turkmen side notes that Turkmenistan will continue to pursue active transport policies aimed at addressing the global challenges facing the international community in the context of sustainable development," the envoy concluded.
Turkmenistan will continue to pursue active transport policy aimed at solving the global challenges in the context of sustainable development," Ishankuli Amanlyev concluded.
Our preferred option is to invest in sustainable transport, including public and active transport.
We need to do more active transport, reduce sitting and television time and incorporate active play into everyday life.
We've also entered into some exciting technology partnerships that enable us to integrate mobile computing, electronic proof of delivery and in-vehicle camera technology with our Active Transport Management System (ATMS)," says Megan Turner.