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Refusal by a bank to grant credit, usually because of the applicants financial history, or refusal to accept a security presented to complete a trade, usually because of a lack of proper endorsements or violation of rules of a firm.
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1. A bank's refusal to grant a line of credit. This often applies to the refusal to grant a mortgage loan to an uncreditworthy person or a business loan to someone without a proper business plan.

2. An investor's refusal to accept a security presented to him/her/it. Reasons for this include suspicion of fraud or improperly filled-out forms.

3. Refusal to provide insurance coverage because the insurance company believes that the claim describes a service or situation that the policy does not cover.
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The refusal to accept a security that has been delivered by a customer or broker. A questionable certificate or an improper endorsement are reasons for rejection.
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Rejections that talk about things you cannot change.
Recent refinements have reduced but not abolished biopsy-associated complications; however, sampling errors, poor reproducibility in interpretation, and the focal characteristic of the inflammatory process of rejection pose additional problems leading to the need of multiple samples to increase diagnostic accuracy (4).
Subclinical rejection refers to a histologic finding of acute cellular rejection using the Banff criteria ([greater than or equal to] grade IA) in the absence of renal dysfunction.
This isn't what you should let rejections tell you, but you also shouldn't make them push you to be cocky.
[USA], Sep 09 ( ANI ): You may want to avoid saying sorry when making a social rejection, as according to a recent study, it could only worsen things.
Juristat identified the top 10 firms with the highest allowance rates on applications that received Mayo/Myriad rejections. To be eligible for inclusion, each firm must have had a minimum of 50 disposed applications with at least one s.
Plasma cell-rich acute rejection (PCAR) is a distinct morphological form of renal allograft rejection, characterized by the presence of mature plasma cells that comprise more than 10% of the inflammatory cells infiltrating the allograft [1, 2].
When discussing responses to rejections based on Alice with colleagues, some successful response techniques were uncovered.
Fourth, the applicants took advantage of the fact that the examiner did not assert any prior art rejections under Sections 102 or 103.
However, despite substantial advancements in immunosuppression, patients continue to be at significant risk for allograft rejection early after cardiac transplantation.
That PNTP leads to more aggression and conflict following stressful experiences clearly resembles the relationship between RS and aggression (Ayduk et al., 2008) as well as work indicating increased relationship conflicts on the days following perceived rejections (Ayduk et al., 1999).