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Window

A brokerage firm's cashier department, where delivery of securities and settlement of transactions take place.

Window

1. A physical place at a bank or brokerage where a customer goes to receive services. For example, a client may approach a window at a bank to deposit a check or make a withdrawal. Likewise, a client goes to a window at a brokerage to settle an account or deliver and receive securities.

2. A time during which it would be advantageous to conduct a certain transaction. For example, an investor has a window in which to make a profit on a security by buying while the price tends to rise and selling when it tends to fall.

window

A period of time during which an action can be expected to generate a successful result. For example, underwriters may have a window for corporate debt issues sandwiched between two periods of heavy U.S. Treasury offerings.
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Less vestibulotoxicity in selective application shows that dexamethasone placed in round window not only protected the cochlear cells, but also the vestibular cells.
After exposure of the mastoid cortex and temporal bone, cortical mastoidectomy performed, short process of incus identified; then the posterior tympanotomy done in the triangle between facial nerve, chorda tympani nerve and small piece of bone left near the tip of the short process of incus, the incudostapedial joint identified just below and behind the oval window the round window niche is identified.
The guinea pigs were decapitated after hearing function measurement, and the temporal bone was obtained from a hole drilled in the apex of the cochlea, opening the round window and oval window and exposing the crista ampullaris at the same time.
A radical dissection was not possible, and a small piece of tumor was left on the round window membrane to avoid leaving the patient with a total hearing loss.
Claire has a single bed that faces the large Hobbit-like round window.
When converting the farm buildings in which we live, Bren and I were refused permission to include a round window at one end of the house.
3] In other study, posterior perforation found to have more hearing loss than the anterior perforation due to the presence of ossicles in the posterior superior quadrant and round window niche in posterior inferior quadrant.
Five anatomic sites in each middle ear cavity (lateral epitympanum, posterior crus of the stapes, the sinus tympani, eustachian tube orifice, and round window niche) were marked with paint.
From the front its two t ier roof - due to front - and differing window styles, including skylights, dormer and even a round window, already make it stand out.
We decided to put in this round window to add interest and we're really pleased with the 'porthole' look it created.
The focal point of this floor is the beautiful master bedroom with double built in wardrobes and en suite shower room with one-and-a-half sized shower and round window.