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SURPLUS. That which is left from a fund which has been appropriated for a particular purpose; the remainder of a thing; the overplus the residue. (q.v.) See 18 Ves. 466.
     2. The following is an example of a surplus; if a thing be put in pledge as a security to pay one hundred dollars, and it be afterwards sold for one hundred and fifty dollars, the fifty dollars will be the surplus. Wolff, Inst. Sec. 697. See Overplus; Residue.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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As a quid pro quo, however, Finance introduced a new rule to defer recognition of any surplus arising from the regular fresh start rule until the time of an actual disposition of the property.
Advertisers in Surplus Record are now able to provide a special link from their SurplusRecord.com listings to their eBay listings.
Called "Surplus Food Times", the new service addresses the estimated 3 billion Euro market for 'grey' products across Europe.
engagement on global small arms efforts grew during the late 1990s, interest in concrete measures to mitigate their harmful effects turned to the issue of eliminating recirculating and surplus stocks in areas of concern.
Herrera said the surplus food donations for food rescue programs "can be an effective way to eliminate hunger affecting millions especially among the urban poor and in the poorest barangays in the provinces."
The single-rate method has been adopted to calculate the Surplus and will be distributed amongst the participants through a defined manner in relation to the 'Cumulative Net Contribution' received in the IFTPF (Individual Family Takaful Participant Fund) by each participant.
The single-rate method has been adopted to calculate the Surplus and will be distributed amongst the participants through a defined manner in relation to the "Cumulative Net Contribution' received in the IFTPF (Individual Family Takaful Participant Fund) by each participant.
Texas-based managing general agency and surplus lines broker, LP Risk, has acquired the assets and operations of Houston Surplus Lines, an independently owned wholesale insurance brokerage.
Meanwhile the European Union's trade in goods deficit with China grew and its surplus with the US fell in the first three months of the year, figures from the EU's Eurostat organisation showed.
The EU28 seasonally adjusted current account of the balance of payments recorded a surplus of e1/438.7 bn (1.0% of GDP) in Q3 2018, down from a surplus of e1/459.9 bln (1.5% of GDP) in Q2 2018 and from a surplus of e1/460.4 bln (1.6% of GDP) in Q3 2017.
The Royal Monetary Authority (RMA) handedover a net surplus of over Nu 1.5bn to thefinance ministry on Wednesday.
Exports- Creative Commons via Pixabay CAIRO -- 23 August 2018: Egypt achieved a trade surplus with 19 countries in five months (from January to May 2018) with a total value that exceeds $2.35 billion.