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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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The lowest level of cortisol was observed in elective caesarean section group without labour.4,7 In the present study, the cortisol level of the vacuum-assisted delivery group was significantly higher than that of spontaneous delivery group.
All subjects in the spontaneous pregnancy group were born by normal spontaneous delivery, while all subjects in the IVF group were born by cesarean section.
A birthing facility provides birthing service on prenatal and postnatal care, normal spontaneous delivery and care of newborn babies.
The baby must also be born through normal spontaneous delivery in a government-run health facility.
The Fetal Medicine Foundation Second Trimester Screening Group from London, for instance, reported a 44% lower rate of spontaneous delivery before 34 weeks' gestation in women who were randomized to receive daily vaginal progesterone than in those randomized to receive a placebo (19.2% vs.
In this randomized, placebo-controlled study of 250 gravidas with a cervical length of 15 mm or less, those who were randomized to a daily dose of 200 mg of intravaginal micronized progesterone starting at 24 weeks' gestation had a lower rate of spontaneous delivery before 34 weeks (19.2%) than did women in the control group (34.4%) (relative risk, 0.56; 95% confidence interval, 0.36 to 0.65).
Three months postpartum, these symptoms persisted in 5% of the forceps delivery group, compared with 2.5% in the vacuum extraction group and 2% in the spontaneous delivery group, Dr.
When every woman has an epidural and their doctors are trained in C-section, spontaneous delivery, and some vacuum extraction, but are not equipped to do forceps, then we must accept a higher C-section rate.
Expectant management, on the other hand, typically means allowing spontaneous delivery of the placenta without a uterotonic agent or traction on the cord.
Another 168 placentas (10.5%) took 10-20 minutes for spontaneous delivery.

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