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Horizon

The length of time an investment is intended to last, usually expressed in years. Having a horizon helps an investor set his/her short-term and long-term investment plans. See also: Horizon analysis, Horizon return.

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FP6: The visible horizon of the focal agent is subject to attenuation, where distance is based on factors including physical distance, cultural distance, and closeness centrality.
A barely visible horizon was made even darker with a strong overcast layer blocking any star or moon light.
This route takes us toward cultural lighting, thus providing a visible horizon and additional diverts en route, should we have another chip light (we identify the most dangerous hazards, implement controls and make prudent risk decisions).
Utilizing Imatron's EBT scanner gives us the true capacity to practice preventive medicine, and puts the conquest of coronary heart disease on the visible horizon.
It now was dark with a broken cloud cover and a barely visible horizon.
The HAC struggled to bring the aircraft under control while he dealt with spatial disorientation induced by the lack of visible horizon and the swinging load.
If you don't have a visible horizon, you're not VMC--don't kid yourself.
A hazy but visible horizon reassured the front end since all of their attitude sources were useless.
The conditions were low light, with no natural visible horizon off goggles.

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