Touch, the

Touch, the

Mainly applies to international equities. Inside market in London terminology.

The Touch

Informal; the inside market, which is the bid-ask spread in the over-the-counter market. The term is used mainly in the United Kingdom.
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This informs the brain about the location of the touch, the amount of force applied, and the speed at which it was applied.
if the ball is kicked directly into touch, the lineout is in line with where the ball was kicked; b.
The key is to focus upon appropriate touch, the kind of touching that no one can misinterpret as a sexual advance.
So the touch, the voice of the people, the voice of conscience, all create the groundwork for the voice of the brand.
ANOVAs revealed the following main effects for group: (1) for types of touching, the American adolescents showed less leaning, stroking, kissing, and hugging, and more playing with their own hair and hands; (2) for location on body, the American adolescents showed less touching on head and shoulders and more touching on arms and hands; (3) for purpose of touch, the American adolescents showed less affection and more self-stimulation; (4) for activities, the American adolescents engaged in more eating and drinking and less smoking and talking; and (5) for affect, the American adolescents showed less positive facial, verbal, and physical behavior, and more negative verbal and physical behavior.
And while hints of this ethos of Action are always somewhere in Johns' art, what separates his work definitively from the proclivity to landscape of the New York School is the blindness of this dive, the sense of a gesture that is nothing but touch, the body's yield to vertigo, the blackness and obscurity closing over its horizonless fall.