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In the context of securities, refers to the exchange of a convertible security such as a bond into stock.

In the context of mutual funds, refers to the free exchange of mutual fund shares from one fund to another in a single family.


The act of exchanging a convertible security for the underlying common stock. For example, if one holds a convertible bond in company A, conversion occurs when the holder gives the convertible bond back to company A and, in return, either receives for free or buys at a stated price, common shares in the same company.


(1) The process of changing a property into condominium ownership. (2) Wrongfully taking property of another,or denying that person access to his or her property.If a self-storage facility overlocks a tenant unit in the mistaken belief the rent is past due, when in reality the rent was credited to the wrong person's account,then the facility is guilty of conversion.

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Besides the filtering performance, the logic resource utilization is also an important measure for the hardware implementation of image filter.
Figure 2(d) shows another haze image with thicker haze layer, and the extracted boundary images using common guided image filter and modified guided image filter are showed in Figures 2(e) and 2(f), respectively, which are also amplified 5 times uniformly for display.
After the insertion loss in the image filter ([approximately equal to] 3 dB) and IF SAW filter ([approximately equal to] 10 dB), there is still 16 dB of gain prior to the IF amplifiers so the 5 dB noise figure of the IF amplifiers should not significantly degrade system noise figure.
Hence, this work adopts the propagated image filter for generating the base layer.
5 dB insertion loss image filter between the LNA and mixer
SafeSquid forwards all images that are being accessed through it, to the Pornographic Image Filter module, which then analyzes the graphic content of images, like skin tones, contours, etc.
Analysis of Digital Image Filters in Frequency Domain, International Journal of Computer Applications (0975-8887) 140(6).
Look for companies, especially entertainment advertisers, to provide sponsored image filters and special effects to photo and video apps in 2013.
The Sketch effect will let users add various photo effects and image filters to their picture, and the Color Picture feature lets Note owners choose any color directly from an image and draw with it.
The main point of Instagram is to share smartphone snaps, which can be enhanced with image filters to mimic historic types of film.
White makes good his promise to emphasize skills over theory as he focuses on such applications as circuits, trusses, mixing tanks, heat conduction, data modeling, motion of a mass and image filters as he addresses vectors in the plane, vectors in space, linear initial value problems, Eigenvalues and differential equations, image processing in space domain and frequency domain, and three approaches to solving Ax=d (unique, least squares and multiple).