Drop, The

Drop, The

In a dollar roll transaction, the difference between the sale price of a mortgage-backed pass-through, and its repurchase price on a future date at a predetermined price.
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At this temperature, the electron microscope images show that inside the drop, the alloy remained liquid.
Whenever the QB demonstrates a 3-step drop, the corner must instantly recognize it, break to the ball, locate the receiver, read the route, and make the play.
As in the case of early retirement incentives, the larger the enticement offered in a DROP, the greater the number of participants.
As the QB comes to the end of his drop, he must execute the most critical elements of the pass: the front shoulder drop, the back plant step, the gather step, the target step, and the concluding follow through.
In addition, radar signals are affected by the shape of a drop, and the larger a drop, the more distorted it becomes (SN: 3/2/85, p.