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Index

A book containing references, alphabetically arranged, to the contents of a series or collection of documents or volumes; or a section (normally at the end) of a single volume or set of volumes containing such references to its contents.

Statistical indexes are also used to track or measure changes in the economy (for example, the Consumer Price Index) and movement in stock markets (for example, Standard & Poor's Index). Such indexes are usually keyed to a base year, month, or other period of comparison.

In mortgage financing, the term is used to determine adjustable-rate mortgage (ARM) interest rates after the discount period ends. Common indexes for ARMs are one-year Treasury Securities and the national average cost of funds to savings and loan associations.

index

(Catalog), noun earmark, enumeration, indicant, indicator, list, listing, listing of contents, mark, sign

index

(Docket), verb categorize, codify, file, submit

index

(Gauge), noun measure, guide, scale

index

(Relate), verb catalog, class, classify, document, enumerate, group, inventory, itemize, list, specify, record, supply or furnish with reference
See also: arrange, book, classify, clue, codify, directory, enumerate, fix, gist, indicant, indicate, indication, indicator, itemize, ledger, marshal, pigeonhole, record, register, roll, schedule, substance, symbol, symptom, tabulate
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A Mann-Whitney test was used to identify differences in preoperative, postoperative, and pre-to-postoperative improvements in results for aTSA and rTSA patients sorted into three different BMI groups: less than 25, 25 to 35, and greater 35, where p < 0.
Graham s earlier jobs have developed a strong operational and planned emphasis mostly in private healthcare for BMI Healthcare and its parent company Netcare in South African.
IAG chief executive Willie Walsh has expressed interest in BMI in the past and has also been sizing up an offer for TAP, the Portuguese airline.
BMI) honored Latin music's creators during the 18th Annual BMI Latin Music Awards, held tonight at the Bellagio in Las Vegas.
Lady Gaga, Jason Derulo and JR Rotem all became the BMI Pop Songwriters of the Year.
We expect BMI to enjoy profitable growth in earnings in the future based on our ability to provide our customers with a reliable, quality product.
The three-time BMI Pop Songwriter of the Year has garnered 36 BMI Awards over four consecutive decades.
BMI reached agreement in principle with its creditors' committee in November on the plan it filed with the court last week.
As part of its membership, BMI Bank will also have access to the BFX clearing house, the BFX Clearing and Depository Corporation (BCDC), which will allow it to offer clearing and settlement services to its customers and to the other trading members of the BFX.
Speaking on behalf of the Board of Directors, Sheikh AbdulMalik bin Abdullah Al Khalili, chairman of BMI said: 'I take this opportunity to thank Andrew for his hard work, dedication and leadership of the business over the last three years and wish him the best in his future endeavors.
Medical records of 1,234 private adult outpatients (490 men, 744 women) who had both BMI and DXA measurements during 2003-2009 were analyzed.
BMI chief Nigel Turner is warning that the UK carrier will post its highest-ever losses this year and says the carrier will be "in intensive care" for considerable time, hindered by weakening demand and increasing non-controllable costs such as airport charges.