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Window

A brokerage firm's cashier department, where delivery of securities and settlement of transactions take place.

Window

1. A physical place at a bank or brokerage where a customer goes to receive services. For example, a client may approach a window at a bank to deposit a check or make a withdrawal. Likewise, a client goes to a window at a brokerage to settle an account or deliver and receive securities.

2. A time during which it would be advantageous to conduct a certain transaction. For example, an investor has a window in which to make a profit on a security by buying while the price tends to rise and selling when it tends to fall.

window

A period of time during which an action can be expected to generate a successful result. For example, underwriters may have a window for corporate debt issues sandwiched between two periods of heavy U.S. Treasury offerings.
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A reserved point set R, as explained previously, is used as the primary restriction for creating chaff point C.
We thought it would be possible to have fighters drop chaff ahead of the lead bombers.
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From my vantage point, she was effective on both sides of the table because she brought an open mind and an appreciation of each side's legitimate objectives, as well as an ability to separate the wheat from the chaff, to every situation.
Equipment up for sale includes grain equipment, a selection of trailers, an auto levelling chopper and chaff spreader and a harvester.
She admits that watching Robertson every day can get tedious, but occasionally among the chaff is a kernel of wheat so pure that it could bring tears to a baker's eye.
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The male figure on the left is separating the seed from the chaff.
Chemring makes chaff - a substance deployed from the back of slow-moving aircraft - which is designed to act as a decoy for enemy missiles.
An editor is someone who separates the wheat from the chaff and then prints the chaff.
The moisture in the chaff is the only water the mushroom spores receive during the time that they grow underground.