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Fifth letter of a Nasdaq stock descriptor specifying that issue is exempt from Nasdaq listing requirements for a temporary period.


1. A symbol appearing next to a stock listed on NASDAQ indicating that the stock is temporarily exempt from listing requirement. All NASDAQ listings use a four-letter abbreviation; if a "C" follows the abbreviation, it indicates that the security being traded is currently exempt.

2. In money market mutual funds, a symbol indicating that the fund is exempt from federal income taxes.

3. In dividends, a symbol, which appears mainly in newspapers, that the dividend is liquidating.


1. Used in the dividend column of stock transaction tables of newspapers to indicate that the listed dividend is a liquidating dividend: City Inv 7.50c.
2. Used in money market mutual fund transaction tables in newspapers to indicate funds that are chiefly or wholly exempt from federal income taxes: Fld Tax Exmpt c.
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Program slicing for object-oriented programming languages.
The take-one-from-column-A and one-from-column-B approach of object-oriented programming makes it far easier for software developers to create applications that can be easily customized by a user without any programming skills, yet that retain full communications functionality between programs authored on the same platform.
Adaptive programming is a similar improvement over object-oriented programming as object-oriented programming is over procedural programming (see Figure 8).
Object-oriented programming is the first really practical way to provide a transition between old-style computing and the new way of computing.
Students will benefit from code reuse and encapsulation capabilities that object-oriented programming offers; but more importantly, they can build on their knowledge of other object-oriented languages that they are already learning at school.
European object-oriented programming conference, combining the annual SIGPLAN OOPSLA conference and the European ECOOP conference, to be held in Ottawa, Canada, October 21-25.
Object-oriented programming came in second at 50 percent.
A prolific author on Web and object-oriented programming offers a guide to Visual Basic that is not the typical primer on the language.

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