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Actual

A physical, homogenous commodity underlying a contract. Actuals can be traded on the physical market and delivered immediately, or traded on the futures market and delivered at the completion of the contract. As such, actuals have an intrinsic value. Examples include oil, beef, and diamonds.

actual

In commodities, the physical asset (that is, the commodity) as opposed to a futures contract on that asset.
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Schleier [(515 US at 323, 337 (1995)] said that to qualify for the exclusion, a taxpayer must establish that prosecution or settlement of an underlying claim is based on tort or tort-type rights, and that the receipt of damages is on account of personal physical injuries or physical sickness.
When teachers are looking at the pressures of the day and everything on their plates to teach, I don't think they consciously leave physical education out.
More recently, physical activity has been found useful in the rehabilitation of some cancer patients by improving physiology such as lymph flow in the extremities.
The court concluded that Lang was trader a disability from the time she originally applied for benefits, noting that there was nothing to indicate the nature of her physical or mental condition had materially changed.
In addition to the availability of food and opportunities for physical activity that can affect behavior, so too can the way in which physical activity and foods are marketed to the population.
Avery is also the former president of the National Association for Sport and Physical Education, a group that advocates for student exercise and recommends 150 minutes of physical activity weekly for elementary school students.
Mounting evidence points to the physical trainer as a critical link in the chain of physical fitness.
Yet another implementation of physical tape creation through a VTL is to allow the VTL vendor's data mover software to perform the D2T data transfer.
Furthermore, if physical activity indeed guards the brain, the question becomes, How much is required to achieve benefits?
Since the fight-or-flight response is designed for physical action, regular exercise is a great way of dissipating the physical manifestations of stress hormones in the body.
Sport psychologists believe peak performance is a consequence of both physical and mental factors.
Towards physical education teacher education's (PETE) goal of preparing competent physical educators, field experience is a highly regarded component (Strand, 1991; Dodds, 1985; Bell, Barrett, & Allison, 1985), and required for national and state accreditation (National Association for Sport and Physical Education, 2001; California Commission on Teacher Credentialing, 2001).