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Book

A banker or trader's positions.

Book

1. An informal term for an accounting record such as an income statement. See also: Cook the books.

2. A general term for a record of any sort.

3. See: Subscribe.

book

1. A specialist's information on limit orders to buy and sell the security in which the specialist makes a market. The orders are left by other exchange members who wish to trade at a price that differs from the current market price. The book provides the specialist with an estimate of the demand for and supply of the stock in which he or she is a market maker. Also called specialist's book.
3. An organization's written accounting record.
4. An underwriting syndicate's record of activity for a new security issue.

book

In accounting, to recognize a transaction by recording an entry. For example, a financial institution books a loan when it lends money to a customer.
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But they did finish strongly after Jurica Vranjes had been dismissed for his second bookable offence and Miller's goal was their reward.
In the last minute Plymouth had Conor Hourihane sent off for a second bookable offence as Crewe held on.
Derry gained the numerical advantage when, in the 80th minute, Colin T O'Brien was dismissed by referee Paul Tuite after he had committed his second bookable offence.
The main talking point, however, was the dismissal of Stenhousemuir substitute Michael McGowan for a second bookable offence.
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Things went from bad to worse for the visitors when Luke Beckett was sent off for a second bookable offence after 53 minutes and, from the free-kick, Paul Peschisolido blasted home from 25 yards.
Oldham captain Ben Futcher was then sent off for his second bookable offence.
He was angered by his team's performance in the second half, particularly captain John Allcock who was sent off for two bookable offences in five minutes.
But it was the signal for an all out assault by Shrewsbury which brought the Kerrigan's leveller from three yards and a red card for Carlisle's Whitehead following a second bookable offence.
Brian Carrigan and veteran Crawford Baptie were dismissed for second bookable offences, to leave the Hampden Spiders with the proud boast that none of their players has seen red in over five months of action.
The management team of CSDN believes that this acquisition will bring solid bookable assets to the company.
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