loss of value


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loss of value

noun contraction, debasement, declination, decline, declivity, decrease, deflation, degeneration, depreciation, deterioration, devaluation, diminution, dwindling, losing ground, recession, regression, retrenchment, retrogression, shrinking
Associated concepts: diminishment, inquest
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Arbitrator Fred Kindig had previously addressed the principle of a Company issuing letters to employees regarding excessive absenteeism which could eventually lead to discharge for loss of value.
26 a Multnomah County circuit judge ruled that subdivision is not a use; that undeveloped lots are not transferable; and, since undeveloped lots cannot be transferred, there's no loss of value for claims that ask only for parcels without any concrete development plans.
The loss of value of the house would be at least pounds 4,000 and there would be professional fees and insurance and nearly pounds 1,0000-worth of design work.
Mr Harris said that over the last three years the value of UK quoted companies had fallen on average by one third and, for several of the largest companies, the loss of value has been much greater.
The lawsuits do not involve cases where people experienced tire blowouts or vehicle rollovers, but instead focus on loss of value and violations of consumer protection laws in the wake of Bridgestone/Firestone's massive tire recall and problems with Explorer rollovers.
Traditional financial strategies that favor the preservation of financial strength but ignore the associated cost can leave companies vulnerable to loss of value and momentum.
These steps may mitigate the loss of value in the short term," added Henningson.
Many people nearing retirement are more conservative about investing in equity markets because they are concerned about potential loss of value, but realize equity and bond markets have the potential to generate returns greater than inflation," said Lisa Kuklinski, vice president, Individual Annuities, MetLife.
TA) might have to write down the loss of value in its stake in Maariv Holdings, which publishes the daily newspaper, Maariv.
Coun John Stephens, of Bickenhill Parish Council, said residents were being hard hit by the new proposals because they fell outside the airport's planned compensation scheme and could miss out on payments designed to off-set the loss of value on their homes.
The Fowlers were claiming pounds 75,000 for loss of value of their pounds 450,000 farm house in Newchapel, Surrey at Lewes County Court and an undisclosed sum for harassment.