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Fifth letter of a Nasdaq stock descriptor specifying that issue is exempt from Nasdaq listing requirements for a temporary period.
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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.
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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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Illustrating this complexity, the most recent meeting of Kyoto delegates, held at The Hague, The Netherlands, in November 2000, collapsed over the issue of carbon sinks, delivering what many see as a deathblow to the already beleguered agreement.
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A large obstacle, of course, is measuring the amount of carbon that can be locked in the fields, which would be an essential component of a carbon trading system, says Jerry Schnoor of the Iowa-based Center for Global and Regional Environmental Research (CGRER).
Cyclonaire's engineers requested application information, such as required convey rates and distances, along with carbon black samples for testing.
Since its invention, carbon fiber has been burdened by its high manufacturing cost, which resulted in limited use in mass-produced cars.
This article will profile how lustrous carbon forms and analyze different casting variables to find the best way to stop this defect from occurring.
The process, known as carbon sequestration technology (meaning the storage of greenhouse gas emissions), is quite basic.
One tool for increasing soil carbon sequestration is to reduce fallow periods.