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Delivery

The tender and receipt of an actual commodity or financial instrument in settlement of a futures contract.

Delivery

The transfer of a security or an underlying asset to a buyer. The term is often used in options, forward, and futures contracts, in which payment and delivery are separated by a relatively long period of time. Most of the time, however, delivery does not occur, as most traders offset their positions with opposite contracts.

delivery

1. The transfer of a security to an investor's broker in order to satisfy an executed sell order. Delivery is required by the settlement date.
2. The transfer of a specified commodity in order to meet the requirements of a commodity contract that has been sold.

delivery

The transfer of possession from one person to another.Deeds and leases require delivery before they are effective. Delivery does not depend on manual transfer, but does depend on the intent of the parties. Deeds are delivered when placed within the possession or control of the grantee in such a manner that the grantor cannot regain possession or control.

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In 378(94.5%) deliveries, the foetal weight was 2.5-3.5 kg and in 22(5.5%) deliveries foetal weight was 3.5-4kg.
During the month 11,460 Volvo trucks were delivered, a decrease of 5% as compared with 12,124 deliveries in the same month of the prior year.
In a subgroup analysis focusing on infants who were in a breech or other abnormal presentation prior to labor, the odds of neonatal death before or during delivery were lower for cesarean deliveries than for spontaneous vaginal deliveries (odds ratios, 0.1-0.6).
Nursing staff did not want to be responsible for enforcing a policy against early elective deliveries, which would put them in adversarial relationships with the doctors.
* Russia ranked second in arms deliveries worldwide in 2004, making $4.6 billion in such deliveries.
In other words, the number of deliveries a driver can make in a day has decreased.
If a particular address receives multiple deliveries from a drug-source State, for example, inspectors will check with postal carriers at both the sending and receiving addresses to verify names and addresses.
The elimination of illegible signatures nearly triple the number of error-free, next-day air deliveries. (UPS delivers 11.5 million parcels a day.)
How is it possible to compare a 5% improvement in on-time deliveries with a 7% decrease in the amount of returned merchandise from customers?
Furthermore, scientists still don't know whether solo babies, who also endure traumatic, bloody deliveries, run the same HIV risk as firstborn twins.
Operation expansion of Shipa Delivery comes during a recent increase in demand across the Middle East by individual consumers and businesses of all sizes seeking more reliable, convenient, affordable deliveries of in-store and on-line purchases and important parcels of all sizes from credit cards to furniture.