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Book

A banker or trader's positions.

Book

1. An informal term for an accounting record such as an income statement. See also: Cook the books.

2. A general term for a record of any sort.

3. See: Subscribe.

book

1. A specialist's information on limit orders to buy and sell the security in which the specialist makes a market. The orders are left by other exchange members who wish to trade at a price that differs from the current market price. The book provides the specialist with an estimate of the demand for and supply of the stock in which he or she is a market maker. Also called specialist's book.
3. An organization's written accounting record.
4. An underwriting syndicate's record of activity for a new security issue.

book

In accounting, to recognize a transaction by recording an entry. For example, a financial institution books a loan when it lends money to a customer.
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For example, using the Mapmark item map, participants could place the cut-score at a score of 370, which would not be possible using the bookmark procedure because there are no items located near that score.
One hundred bookmarks are being sold through the Schools Library Service which can be called on 024 7683 2338 or emailed at sls@coventry.gov.uk
It is obviously not feasible to check the behavior of our bookmark facility in relation with all possible learning contents.
Another advantage of cooperative tagging is that you can see the resources that other users have identified by browsing the tag and saving interesting items to your bookmarks. Browsing the P2TagTeam list allows me to locate relevant resources to add to my own bibliographies quickly.
For example, would you not love to see a built-in function that monitors the health of your bookmarks and lets you know when something has moved or disappeared?
Jasmine Al-Saleh, 8, holds up her winning entry during Oxfam''s Bookmark Fortnight competition
* Users must log in to 2collab to search bookmarks. Searches are limited to bookmark titles, groups, or users, respectively.
Security settings enable users to designate bookmark groups as private--suitable for setting up a departmental or project-based topic--or corporate-wide.
To gain more insight into the world of folksonomy or social tagging, Katherine Mieszkowski has a great article called "Steal this Bookmark" (available at http://dir.salon.com/story/tech/feature/ 2005/02/08/tagging/index.html).
And tell us if a bookmark doesn't work for any reason.
Once users find exactly what they need, they can bookmark it to make it easy to find again.
WEB-PAGE BOOKMARKS are a great way to keep track of your own frequently traveled Web sites.