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The length of time an investment is intended to last, usually expressed in years. Having a horizon helps an investor set his/her short-term and long-term investment plans. See also: Horizon analysis, Horizon return.


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Aerodynamic bank angle describes a vehicle's attitude with respect to the relative wind velocity vector and the local horizon plane.
The method allows directly specifying the attitude of the vehicle with respect to the relative wind velocity vector and local horizon, which makes it very suitable for trajectory computations even with a limited aerodynamic database available.
For peasant migrants, the primary frame of reference for making sense of colonization and the frontier was--not surprisingly--a world of peasant values and attachments, and this world was inevitably shaped by the power of practical concerns and local horizons.

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